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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. Harding asks Eleanor if she is in love with whom?
2. Who begins the reform to get Harding fired from the old men's home?
3. What animal does the narrator compare Grantly to in Chapter 5, "Dr. Grantly Visits the Hospital"?
4. Who asks, "But why shouldn't they petition, doctor?"
5. What instrument does Harding play?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Bold goes to visit Harding, hoping to demand a detailed statement of the hospital's accounts?
2. What does Harding do to make sure he does not become enemies with Bold?
3. How does Harding react when he reads an article about himself in the newspaper?
4. What does Grantly warn Harding that will happen if he gives up his position?
5. Why is Harding hesitant to let Grantly take on Bold in a legal battle?
6. What does Grantly say when he confronts the beadsmen about taking legal action?
7. How does Harding feel when Bold tells him he will probably take legal action against him?
8. What happens after Eleanor reproaches Bold for being at odds with her father?
9. How do Harding and Grantly feel about Bold's attempts to create reform?
10. How does Bunce react when he finds out that most of the beadsmen have already signed the petition saying that they deserve a much bigger share of the hospital's money?
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
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 3
Explore the relationship between Harding and the bishop. Why do you think they are so close? How are they alike? How they different? How do they interact with each other? What role does the bishop play for Harding?
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