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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. Who secretly leaves books and pamphlets in Lucy's desk for her to read?
2. How does Lucy respond to the comments from Messieurs Boissec and Rochemorte as they are testing her?
3. When everyone else at the school seems to be afraid of M. Paul and his temper, who is the one person who seems to challenge him?
4. While waiting in the parlor at Madam Walravens, Lucy begins to study a portrait. Who's portrait is it?
5. Lucy decides she will take the note to M. Paul. When she enters his classroom, how does he initially respond?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are three things that Lucy does in the three years M. Paul is gone?
2. Why is Rosine afraid to take a message to M. Paul?
3. Madame Beck tells Lucy she cannot marry M. Paul. Why does Lucy think Madame Beck is saying this?
4. Why is Paulina afraid to tell her father that she is in love with Graham?
5. What rumors has Lucy heard that may be the reason behind M. Paul's departure from Europe?
6. Why does M. Paul have a study at the boys' college?
7. How does M. Paul respond to Lucy's jealousy about Justine Marie?
8. How does Lucy feel about Pire Silas when she is first interacting with him?
9. In Chapter 31, Lucy is trying to create a plan to gain more independence, what is her plan?
10. Why doesn't Lucy give M. Paul his watchguard at first?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
M. Paul seems to bring out facets of Lucy's personality that others cannot and that Lucy was not aware that she had or could have. Give three examples of this scenario and describe what M. Paul does to bring these character traits out in Lucy. Why might he be able to bring these character traits out in Lucy?
Essay Topic 2
Give three examples of Lucy's attempts or actions taken toward her own independence. How does Lucy's quest for independence mirror or differ from your own? Please give at least two examples of the similarities or differences.
Essay Topic 3
Lucy is considered a dynamic character in the story of Villette. Describe what a dynamic character is and why Lucy fulfills the requirements to be considered a dynamic character. In contrast, explain what a static character is and provide one example of such a character that can be found in the story.
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