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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 Eleanor have a reputation for in Baltimore?
2. What is the name of the girl Amory's old acquaintance is with when he wakes up while traveling after his summer with Eleanor?
3. What does Amory begin doing after he stops drinking?
4. What does Amory write after he stops drinking?
5. How does Amory feel about the rest of his life when he is not with Mrs. Lawrence?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Amory say about all the social groups he has been a part of?
2. How do Eleanor and Amory feel about each other when they first meet, and what does this lead to?
3. What does one of Rosalind's former suitors say about her, and how does Amory feel about this?
4. What does the person in the car with Amory after the funeral say about his ideas, and who does it turn out to be?
5. Who writes to Amory after he quits drinking, and what does the letter say?
6. What does Mrs. Connage say to Rosalind when she sees a relationship budding between Amory and her daughter?
7. What law does Amory's friend break while in Atlantic City?
8. What does Amory give a lecture about in the car on the way home from the funeral, and how is this received?
9. What happens the second time Amory and Rosalind see each other?
10. How big is Alec's family?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choosing sides was a theme that was presented in this book. What are some of the examples of this theme appearing, and how does it affect the characters involved?
Essay Topic 2
Security and safety were two themes that were touched on a number of times throughout the course of this book. What are some of these instances, and how does this affect the characters in these scenes?
Essay Topic 3
The characters in this book all had their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the book and how this goal affected the characters around them.
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