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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Antoinette's husband's impression of the people living on the honeymoon island?
2. What is the name of the porter?
3. Who narrates most of Part Two?
4. Antoinette's husband says the young girl servant who meets them at the port is of what race?
5. What are fireflies called on the island where Antoinette and her husband honeymoon?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the "Emancipation Act"? What effect does it have on the West Indies economy? Which groups are effected most? Explain how they are effected and why you believe it is important to the story.
Essay Topic 2
At the beginning of Part Three we hear two servants speaking of Antoinette's husband. Mrs. Eff presents a different picture of his situation. What does she say about him? What does she say changes him? Do you agree with her assessment? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Antoinette has another name. What is her first name? What ethnicity is her first name? What ethnicity is the name Antoinette? She claims names can change a person into something else. Do you agree or disagree? Explain your answer.
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