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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Marguerite see her husband has a good head for when she enters the private rooms?
2. How does Lord Blakeney tell Margeurite he is leaving after he talks with her?
3. What does Blakeney attend when he gets home to England at the end of the book?
4. Where was the last place Andrew saw Chauvelin when they get to Calais?
5. What time of day is Marguerite finally able to leave to find her husband?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Marguerite hope to do when she hears Chauvelin's plan to imprison Blakeney?
2. Why did Lord Blakeney say his love for Marguerite cooled?
3. What does Chauvelin offer and threaten the Jewish man in Calais with?
4. What does Marguerite ask her husband when she is in her garden after the ball?
5. Who does Marguerite turn to for help when she realizes her husband is the Scarlet Pimpernel and why?
6. What does Marguerite confide in her husband in the garden after the ball?
7. What do Jellyband and his daughter think Marguerite is up to when she is planning her trip to France with Andrew?
8. What does Chauvelin say to Marguerite just before she leaves the ball?
9. What do the Blakeneys do when they return to England at the end of the book?
10. What relieves the tension Marguerite was feeling when she arrives in France?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Marguerite endures many different trials before the end of the book. What are some of these trials and what lessons does she learn through these experiences?
Essay Topic 2
Friendship is a strong theme throughout the book. Where are some places that this theme appears, and how do the characters touched by it react? How do certain friendships change over the course of the book, and what causes these changes?
Essay Topic 3
Shame and propriety are common themes throughout this book. What are some of the instances where these themes are present, and why are they so important to the characters involved?
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