British Prose for 12th Grade: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which E. M. Forster novel puts a romantic homosexual relationship front-and-center?

Question 2 2. Which character was driven mad after 18 years in the Bastille?

Question 3 3. Though many of E. M. Forster's novels involve travel, two in particular feature female English tourists visiting one country. What country is that?

Question 4 4. Why don't we know much about the personal life of Jane Austen?

Question 5 5. Why does Mr. Bulstrode give alcohol to Raffles?

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Question 6 6. Why did Dickens use satire in his work?

Question 7 7. How did the creation of Angria and Gondal impact Emily and Charlotte Bronte?

Question 8 8. What is the reason for Charles Darnay changing his name?

Question 9 9. In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, who torments Jane while she is at Lowood?

Question 10 10. In Austen's Pride and Prejudice, why is it especially important for the Bennet sisters to marry well?

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Question 11 11. In Swift's Gulliver's Travels, why is Gulliver exiled by the Houyhnhnms?

Question 12 12. In Austen's Pride and Prejudice, the Bennets are excited when _____ moves in to Netherfield Hall?

Question 13 13. What was particularly scandalous about George Eliot's life?

Question 14 14. In George Eliot's Middlemarch, why is Mary Garth reluctant to marry Fred Vincy?

Question 15 15. The storytelling device used to set up Conrad's Heart of Darkness is called _____.

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Question 16 16. What literary device further develops the story of Frankenstein as Victor's narrative within the story?

Question 17 17. Which Bronte sister wrote the novel 'Jane Eyre'?

Question 18 18. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' which character is jealous of the young Heathcliff?

Question 19 19. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' what happens to Catherine after she gets bitten by a dog?

Question 20 20. In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, Jane accepts a job as a governess at Thornfield Hall after leaving where?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT a major novel by Jane Austen?

Question 22 22. How are the events from 'David Copperfield' similar to Dickens' life?

Question 23 23. In Dickens' Great Expectations, why did Miss Havisham raised Estella?

Question 24 24. The Monmouth Rebellion was _____.

Question 25 25. What genre did Shelley pioneer with Frankenstein?

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Question 26 26. In Dickens' Oliver Twist, which character turns out to be Oliver's half-sibling?

Question 27 27. How is the plot in George Eliot's Middlemarch different from the common Victorian marriage plot?

Question 28 28. Why is the novel 'David Copperfield' considered to be Dickens' bildungsroman?

Question 29 29. How does the 1931 movie, Frankenstein, differ from Shelley's literary work?

Question 30 30. What are some other notable examples of Shelley's Frankenstein showing up in pop culture? (A) DC Comics (B) An Abbott and Costello bit (C) 'The Munsters' sitcom (D) The Rocky Horror Picture Show

British Prose for 12th Grade: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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