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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 Bold's first name?
2. What is the last name of the beadsman named Jonathon?
3. What is the name of the beadsman who fully supports Harding?
4. What relation is Grantly to Harding?
5. Who begins the reform to get Harding fired from the old men's home?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Grantly warn Harding that will happen if he gives up his position?
2. How does Harding react when Eleanor describes Bold as her enemy?
3. Why is Eleanor not worried about seeing Bold when she goes to see Mary?
4. What happens when Bold goes to visit Harding, hoping to demand a detailed statement of the hospital's accounts?
5. What happens after Eleanor reproaches Bold for being at odds with her father?
6. How do Harding and Grantly feel about Bold's attempts to create reform?
7. What do Grantly and the bishop tell Harding when he asks what should be done about the slander the Jupiter published against him?
8. How does the charitable men's home manage its money?
9. What happens when Bold sees Eleanor after missing Harding's party?
10. What happens when Bold and Mary receive their party invitations?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Look at the description of Grantly's home. How does the description paint Grantly? Why do you think the author chooses to show Grantly's true nature through a description of his home? Why do you think he does not just explain to the reader all of Grantly's characteristics?
Essay Topic 2
Look at the relationship between Grantly and his father, the bishop. What roles do Grantly and his father play at the church? What roles do they seem to play in their families? How does the bishop seem to feel about his son? How does Grantly seem to feel about the bishop? Why do you think the bishop always lets his son take charge of situations?
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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