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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Henry do for a photographer?
2. What finally gets the Russian princess out of Fillmore's apartment?
3. What does Henry say is the worst writing job he undertook?
4. What is Henry's view of his world?
5. Why had Henry always tolerated Boris?
Essay Topic 1
A difficult time for Henry was when he was employed and had to, as he put it, kiss the boss's ass. Write a paper on the difficulty of being an employee and having to suppress your personal feelings and ideas because of a dictatorial boss.
Essay Topic 2
One of the more amusing antics in the novel is the letter writing campaign to find Carl a rich wife. Write an essay expressing your opinion about marrying for money versus marrying for love. Let your creativity flow, using humor to get your points across.
Essay Topic 3
Henry cannot show Mona the Paris he is so enamored of because his love of the city is all bound up in his suffering. Write an essay about the difference in visiting a place as a tourist and really knowing the place from having lived there.
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