1. What is Strether’s
relationship to Mrs. Newsome?
2. From what town
do Strether and Chad come from?
3. When he was younger,
Strether was married and had how many children?
4. Throughout the
novel, where does Strether go when he needs advice?
5. Where does Strether
meet Waymarsh at the opening of the novel?
6. What is the name
of the street on which Chad Newsome has an apartment?
7. What does Miss
Gostrey say of little Bilham when Strether first introduces her
8. What does Strether
intend to do in Europe?
9. What physical
attribute strikes Strether as impressive about Chad when he first
10. How do people
in Strether’s hometown describe Paris?
11. What is Gloriani’s
12. Why does Madame
de Vionnet live apart from her husband?
13. Where does Strether
first see little Bilham?
14. Miss Gostrey
knew Madame de Vionnet in school when the madame was how old?
15. For whom is Mamie
Pocock waiting when Strether finds her on the balcony?
16. With whom is
Chad in a relationship?
17. Whom does Mrs.
Newsome send to replace Strether as ambassador?
18. In what church
does Strether run into Madame de Vionnet?
19. Where do Sarah
and Strether have their ultimate confrontation?
20. Who gets blamed
for Chad’s failure to return to the United States?
21. Where do Sarah,
Jim, and Mamie Pocock go, along with Waymarsh, at the end of the
22. How does Strether
travel out of town during his last week in Paris?
23. What relation
does Chad have with the lady Strether sees him riding a boat with
in a Parisian suburb?
24. With whom does
Chad go away after he is spotted in the boat?
25. What does Chad
decide to do at the end of the novel?