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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 object does Marguerite find on the floor of the private rooms?
2. What kind of ship is spotted just off the coast of where Armand was seen?
3. Where does Marguerite stay hidden in the Calais in?
4. What does Chauvelin say before he takes off Marguerite's gag?
5. Why does Marguerite not show herself when Chauvelin is talking with Lord Blakeney?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Suzanne talk about when she comes to see Marguerite the day after the ball?
2. What does Chauvelin want Blakeney to be doing when he arrests him, and why?
3. Why is Marguerite unable to sail for France when she had hoped?
4. How does Marguerite feel after giving information to Chauvelin at the ball?
5. How does Marguerite feel when she first realizes that her husband is the Scarlet Pimpernel?
6. What does Marguerite hope to do when she hears Chauvelin's plan to imprison Blakeney?
7. What does Lord Blakeney say to his wife before leaving after their talk in the garden?
8. What relieves the tension Marguerite was feeling when she arrives in France?
9. What do the Blakeneys do when they return to England at the end of the book?
10. How did Blakeney trick Chauvelin at the end of the book?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Valor is a theme of this book that and is important to many of the characters involved. Where does this theme of valor present itself and how do these occurrences affect the characters involved in those scenes?
Essay Topic 2
What role does symbolism play in the story, and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
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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