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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. How does one of Rosalind's former lovers describe her?
2. What is the last name of the person who drives Amory home from the funeral?
3. What is the name of the girl Amory's old acquaintance is with when he wakes up while traveling after his summer with Eleanor?
4. Who does Amory call out for when he falls asleep while traveling after his summer with Eleanor?
5. What kind of person is ridiculed by the person who drives Amory home after the funeral?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does one of Rosalind's former suitors say about her, and how does Amory feel about this?
2. What happens when Amory goes for a visit to Maryland for a few days?
3. What do Amory and Eleanor do the night before Amory leaves?
4. What happens when Amory's friend is about to get in trouble with the police in Atlantic City?
5. What does Amory realize after attending Monsignor Darcy's funeral?
6. What does Amory say about all the social groups he has been a part of?
7. What does Amory do at the very end of the book, and why?
8. What news does Amory receive when he gets back to New York after his trip to Atlantic City?
9. What happens when Amory is walking through the woods in Maryland?
10. What happens when Amory gets to the hotel he was invited to while in Atlantic City?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some of the key examples of gratitude in this book, and how do these instances affect the characters involved in those scenes?
Essay Topic 2
What role does symbolism play in the story and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
Essay Topic 3
How does Amory's relationship with Monsignor Darcy change over the course of the plot? What causes these changes, and what significance does this have to the outcome of the book?
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