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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. Who says, "You shall do just what your heart tells you to be right; you shall do whatever you think best yourself"?
2. What is Dr. Grantly's first name?
3. What is Harding's title at the hospital for old men?
4. Whose home is called Plumstead Episcopi?
5. Grantly plans to win the case against Harding by saying he has what role at the hospital?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Harding's relationship to the Bishop of Barchester?
2. How does Harding feel when Bold tells him he will probably take legal action against him?
3. How do the inmates at the hospital react when they hear about reforms in other churches?
4. What does Harding do to make sure he does not become enemies with Bold?
5. What happens when Bold and Mary receive their party invitations?
6. What does Grantly do after he decides to nip the beadsmens' rebellion in the bud.
7. How does a newspaper article describe Harding?
8. What does Grantly warn Harding that will happen if he gives up his position?
9. What do Grantly and the bishop tell Harding that Sir Abraham has said about their legal case?
10. How do Bold and the beadsmen feel when they read an article about Harding in the newspaper?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explore the character of Anticant. Why is it important that Anticant cannot see anything other than "good" and "evil" within a person's motives? How does this relate to the novel as a whole? Who else in the novel seems to have trouble seeing any gray area when it comes to good and evil?
Essay Topic 2
Explore the motives of Harding and Grantly throughout the novel. What drives each one? Which one seems to be more moral? Why? Use examples from the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Explore Eleanor's role in the novel. How does she help to drive the plot? What purpose does she serve for Harding? What about for Bold? What are her motives? What seems to be her main function in the novel?
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