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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why was Ulrich disenchanted with Arnheim in Chapter 44?
2. Why was Moosbrugger's victim apparently killed?
3. Which of the following was Moosbrugger's first name?
4. Whom did Diotima humble with objections in Chapter 66?
5. What type of women were mentioned at the campaign in Chapter 40?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Man Without Qualities is particularly effective in conveying meaning through powerful imagery--powerful imagery to establish connections in the minds of readers with the story's characters and plot. Imagery is the picture that we form in our minds of the story that we read. It can involve visual, auditory, olfactory, gustatory, tactile, and kinesthetic senses. The author uses imagery to translate words into a visual story that we can see and participate with in our minds. Describe the use of imagery in this novel.
Essay Topic 2
The author uses more than one instance of irony in The Man Without Qualities. Cite at least two examples that you can identify in the book, and note why irony is exemplified.
Essay Topic 3
Ulrich and Bonadea are two of the most active characters.
Part 1) What is their relationship? How do they co-exist and how do they interact? What is similar about them and what is different?
Part 2) What are some events that Ulrich had a direct influence upon? What are some events that Bonadea had a direct influence upon?
Part 3) Which character offers support to the group? Which one is stronger and why?
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