Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Foreword & Chapters 1 - 4
1. Describe the circumstances that made Musil move to Germany initially.
2. Why did Musil move back to Austria, and how did that affect his work?
3. Describe Musil's literary style.
4. Describe the incident that occured in Chapter 1 that affected Ulrich.
Short Essay Question - Chapters 5 - 9
5. Describe Leona.
6. Describe Leona and Ulrich's relationship.
7. Describe Musil's view on fights and the effect that it had on Ulrich in Chapters 7...
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