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  1. Review the action.

    The bishop calls Valjean "my brother."

    Which bestdescribes the bishop, based upon this action?

    The bishop considers all humanity to be his brother.

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  1. Which situation represents irony in "The Convict and the Bishop"?

    The first innkeeper refuses to let Valjean stay, even though he has money.

    The old woman gives Valjean money and sends him to the bishop.

    The villagers judge Valjean based on his past crimes.

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  1. Which best defines a literary stereotype and its purpose in literature?

    A literary stereotype creates conflict and contrasts how a character may seem with who a character really is.

    A literary stereotype is a term used interchangeably with prejudice.

    A literary stereotype has no purpose in literature except to reveal prejudice and express the views of specific characters.

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  1. Which best describes Valjean's internal conflict?

    Valjean is struggling to be a good man, but deep down he knows that he is a monster.

    Valjean is struggling to be a good man, but he is unable to escape his past or the prejudices of others.

    Valjean is remorseful for his past misdeed, but he doesn't know how he will ever be able to make things right.

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  1. Which of the following is the best example of irony?

    In "The Convict and the Bishop," Jean Valjean steals the bishop's silver and is arrested. Rather than confirming that Valjean stole the silver, however, the bishop tells the police that he gave Valjean the silver as a gift.

    Valjean struggles to make good choices but finds himself falling into old habits when he steals the bishop's silver.

    Valjean is treated poorly by the villagers because they believe he is a dangerous convict.

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