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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 is the wire that gets sent to England?
2. When was the last time Henry saw the visitors that used to come to Lahardane?
3. What does Bridget enjoy?
4. What did the men give the recruit directions to?
5. Everard and Heloise are listening to a band play music from what opera?
Short Essay Questions
1. What responses does Mr. Sullivan receive to his inquiries?
2. What type of education does Canon Crosbie want for Lucy, and why can she not get it? What do you think would be best for Lucy?
3. What did Heloise believe about what happened to Lucy?
4. How do Lucy and Everard react when they are reunited?
5. How does Heloise feel?
6. What do you think will happen to Everard and Heloise Gault?
7. How does Lucy see her future and present circumstances?
8. What was Ralph's childhood like?
9. How does Everard reflect on his marriage to Heloise?
10. What does Lucy look like now?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Research and write an essay that serves as an introductory guide to the grieving process that would be useful to those who have recently experienced a loss.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay documenting the historical changes in science and technology that can be seen in The Story of Lucy Gault by William Trevor. Be sure to include:
1) Major scientific innovations that are mentioned in the novel, and some that are not mentioned.
2) What you feel is the most important innovation during this time, and why.
3) How Lucy reacts to the changing world around her, and how typical this reaction is.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay documenting the varying roles religion can play in the lives of individuals. Be sure to address:
1) How religion can serve in a support role for those in need.
2) The role of religious doctrine in the morality, lifestyle choices, and overall lives of individuals.
3) The role of religious institutions throughout history and across the world in politics, charity, foreign aid, and so on.
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