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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 his experience with Eleanor?
2. What causes Tom to leave the apartment he shares with Amory?
3. What word does Amory use to describe himself at the end of the book?
4. What does Amory say about all of the social organizations he has been a part of?
5. Who does Amory run into when he travels after his experience with Eleanor?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Amory proposes to Rosalind?
2. What law does Amory's friend break while in Atlantic City?
3. What happens when Amory goes to quit his job after being rejected by Rosalind?
4. What does Amory hear when he wakes up in the hotel in Atlantic City?
5. What does Amory do after he is rejected by Rosalind?
6. What news does Amory receive when he gets back to New York after his trip to Atlantic City?
7. What do Amory and Eleanor do to keep the memory of their summer alive?
8. What does Amory talk about that makes Tom very uncomfortable, and why?
9. What happens when Amory's friend is about to get in trouble with the police in Atlantic City?
10. Where does Amory meet Rosalind, and what happens during this first meeting?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
This book takes place in a few different settings. Describe some of these settings and how they affected the course of the plot. Why might Fitzgerald have chosen these particular places for this plot to take place?
Essay Topic 2
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.
Essay Topic 3
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?
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