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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What state are George and Eliza in when the reader catches up with their story in Chapter 37?
(a) New York.
(c) New Hampshire.
2. Who is the Quaker woman that George and Eliza are staying with in Chapter 37?
(a) Aunt Dorcas.
(b) Miss Smyth.
(c) Miss Halliday.
(d) Miss Sandusky.
3. What was the general opinion of Miss Ophelia in the St. Clare household?
(a) She is a wonderful addition.
(b) She is getting to be more and more useful every day.
(c) She is very helpful, but doesn't understand how to treat Eva.
(d) She is a nuisance.
4. Who greets Eliza with the words, "darling, I'm your mother!"
(b) Madame de Thoux.
(d) A Canadian fur store owner.
5. When Eva is alone in her room, why does Eva cut her hair?
(a) To make herself look older.
(b) To make washing her hair less difficult.
(c) To give locks of hair to people to remember her by.
(d) To make doll hair for a doll for Topsy.
Short Answer Questions
1. As Cassy, escapes aboard a boat, she listens to a conversation among several slaves that she doesn't know, what piece of information does she find out that is personally meaningful to her?
2. As Chapter 29 ends, where is Tom on his way to?
3. Why does Topsy come to Eva's room daily?
4. When the reader is returned to the story line of George and his family in Chapter 43, where in Canada are they living?
5. At the conclusion of Chapter 41, whose suffering from being beaten does Quimbo and Sambo witness?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why might Stowe have had the significant black characters who are now free end up going to Africa to do missionary work?
2. What is ironic about how and why Augustine St. Clare dies?
3. As the loose ends of the story are tied up in Chapter 44, what is the purpose of Chapter 45, the final chapter?
4. What is Mr. Shelby's objection to Mrs. Shelby having taught religion to the slaves?
5. How do the physical descriptions of Simon Legree himself and his plantation symbolize his character?
6. What is the ironic about Emmeline's being brought up "by the Bible?"
7. What happens in Chapter 38 where Tom is left along often that actually foreshadows Tom's death?
8. What event triggers the turning point in Augustine's religious beliefs and who is responsible for his religious education here?
9. Explain how the following passage is foreshadowing: "the rays of the sun formed a kind of glory behind her [Eva], as she came forward in her white dress, with her golden hair and glowing cheeks, her eyes unnaturally bright..."
10. How do the events on the boat suggest that the novel is nearing a conclusion of a story?
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