Amongst Women Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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Amongst Women Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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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. Where did Rose work prior to returning to Ireland?

2. How do the girls react when McQuaid inquires about Luke?

3. Where is the wedding reception located?

4. What ritual does Moran do every night before bed?

5. What rumor does McQuaid bring up about Moran?

Short Essay Questions

1. Name one way in that Moran and Rose are very different.

2. Describe the relationship between Moran and McQuaid.

3. What is Rose Brady's background prior to meeting Moran?

4. Why does McQuaid leave Great Meadow early?

5. In Section 1, what seems to foreshadow a change of power between the family members?

6. Describe the relationship between Rose and Moran's children.

7. Describe McQuaid's language towards his wife.

8. Explain Rose's role in the Moran family.

9. What conclusion does Moran come to about Rose Brady?

10. How did Rose meet Moran?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

The idea that Moran is a tragic hero can be debated.

1. Define a tragic hero.

2. Argue that Moran is or isn't a tragic hero, based on his character, personality, actions, and dialogue.

Essay Topic 2

Discuss the idea of gender roles as portrayed in the novel.

1. Do you think this novel is portrays women in a positive light? Why or why not?

2. Do you think that the men in the novel show respect to the women in their lives? If so, how? If not, why do you think they disrespect women? Use examples from the novel to support your opinions.

Essay Topic 3

Explain how irony was used in the novel to create sympathy for certain characters as well as how it was used to develop certain characters. Discuss how irony helped develop your opinion of Moran in particular.

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