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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. As she and Hugh are chasing the consul, what does she point out always upsets the consul?
2. How could Hugh, the consul, and Yvonne's visit to Laruelle best be described?
3. How many drinks does the consul have during dinner at the hotel?
4. What does the consul think about Yvonne as he storms out of the hotel restaurant?
5. Where do the animals ride on the bus that Yvonne, Hugh, and the consul take together?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
About which character does the reader of "Under the Volcano" know the most? Why is this? What evidence from the text supports your position?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the role of women in "Under the Volcano" and at least three literary devices Lowry uses when presenting female characters in the novel.
Essay Topic 3
What is the reader supposed to assume happens to Hugh? Make sure to use direct evidence from at least three instances in the text that you feel supports your thesis.
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