A Year by the Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman Test | Final Test - Medium

Joan Anderson
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A Year by the Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman Test | Final Test - Medium

Joan Anderson
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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. How did Joan pay for her husband's party?
(a) By clamming.
(b) With fish market earnings and an unexpected royalty check.
(c) She sold a new book.
(d) She borrowed the money from Joan Erikson.

2. How long was the film crew on Cape Cod?
(a) Eight days
(b) Ten weeks.
(c) One month.
(d) Six weeks.

3. What did the T-shirt Joan wore on the seal island say?
(a) I love Cape Cod.
(b) This is what it looks like to be fifty.
(c) I love me.
(d) I am woman.

4. Why did Joan plant the tulips?
(a) They were her favorite flowers.
(b) They were her husband's favorite flowers.
(c) To remind herself to keep blooming like the flowers.
(d) She needed to cover a bare patch of her lawn.

5. Which of the following was not something that Joan thought would help her maintain her new self if she reunited with her husband?
(a) Generating new ideas.
(b) Sipping coffee by the shore.
(c) Playing hostess to her husband and his friends.
(d) Laughing and risking adventures.

Short Answer Questions

1. What factors complicated Joan's job for the film crew?

2. Which of the following statements was not something Joan's husband said when she called to ask him if he could help her pay for the broken appliance?

3. How many buckets of clams did Joan set as her goal for her first day of clamming?

4. What tools did Joan need for clamming?

5. What did the sign in front of the Methodist Church make Joan wonder about herself?

Short Essay Questions

1. Who did Joan Erikson send to stay with Joan and how did Joan feel about having these guests?

2. Did Joan and her husband seem happier or more unhappy at the end of their year-long separation, and did they decide to divorce or reunite?

3. How did Joan's acceptance of her body change in Chapter 15, Wild and Salty?

4. What truths about her life were revealed to Joan during her trip to the seal island in Chapter 15, Wild and Salty?

5. What was the Cape Cod general store like, and what did being there help Joan decide about her stay in the community?

6. What spiritual lesson did Joan learn from clamming?

7. What evidence in Chapter 16, Port of Call, indicated that Joan's husband had grown and changed during their separation?

8. Describe the retirement party Joan gave for her husband and how pleased her husband was with it.

9. At the beginning of Chapter 14, Safe Harbor, how did Joan feel once her older son and his wife left?

10. What did Joan Anderson expect to learn from the psychoanalyst, and what did Joan Erikson tell her when she didn't learn what she expected?

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