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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. Where does Amory go after being rejected by Rosalind?
2. Who does Amory run into when he travels after his experience with Eleanor?
3. What does Eleanor do when Amory tries to kiss her for the first time?
4. How do Amory and Eleanor feel about each other after Amory tries to kiss her?
5. What do the police print in the newspaper as a punishment to the hotel where Amory's acquaintance broke the law?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Amory and Eleanor do to keep the memory of their summer alive?
2. What happens when Amory goes to quit his job after being rejected by Rosalind?
3. What happens when Amory gets to the hotel he was invited to while in Atlantic City?
4. What does Eleanor have a reputation for?
5. What law does Amory's friend break while in Atlantic City?
6. What happens when Amory's friend is about to get in trouble with the police in Atlantic City?
7. What do Amory and Eleanor do the night before Amory leaves?
8. Who writes to Amory after he quits drinking, and what does the letter say?
9. What news does Amory receive when he gets back to New York after his trip to Atlantic City?
10. What happens when Amory goes for a visit to Maryland for a few days?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sacrifice was a theme that was very prevalent in this book. Who are the characters most affected by this theme, and how do they allow sacrifice to change their lives?
Essay Topic 2
Many different characters in this book were persuaded to do things that they would not have done of their own accord. What are some of these instances, and how does persuasion affect the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Beatrice was a minor character whose presence made a big difference in the plot. How does she accomplish this? What are some ways that her presence, however brief, alters the outcome of the plot? What would have happened differently if she had not been in the book at all?
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