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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 Heloise not want Everard to make her do?
2. What book does Canon Crosbie give Lucy?
3. What are there rumors of in Europe?
4. What type of cigarette does Henry smoke?
5. What part of the farming has Lucy taken up?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Ralph's childhood like?
2. How is Captain Gault affected by his injuries?
3. How do the Gaults spend their time in Italy?
4. 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?
5. How is Lucy found? What condition is she in?
6. What responses does Mr. Sullivan receive to his inquiries?
7. What is the financial and emotional state of Lucy's parents? Where have they gone?
8. What memories haunt Everard Gault?
9. Who is the new army recruit? Why has he joined the military?
10. How does the porter, and later house painter, feel about what he did when he was injured?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on parenting, documenting the roles and responsibilities of parents and children. Be sure to address how parenting has changed over time, and how the experience of today's parents is different from those of previous centuries.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay documenting the lasting and failed romance between Lucy and Ralph. Be sure to address:
1) Symbolism visible in their relationship.
2) Barriers and stumbling blocks to Lucy and Ralph being together.
3) Lessons that can be learned from Lucy and Ralph's example.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay documenting the challenges and difficulties faced by the elderly in modern society. Be sure to address:
1) Financial, physical, and emotional challenges faced by the elderly.
2) The possible effects of a growing aging population on modern societies.
3) How life expectancies and quality of life has changed throughout history.
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