A Passage to India Part II, Chapters XVIII – XXI: Questions and Answers

E. M. Forster

Part II, Chapters XVIII – XXI: Questions and Answers

Study Questions
1. Why is Fielding’s first request to see Aziz denied?

2. Why is Mr. McBryde triumphant when he finds a picture of a woman among the contents of Aziz’s drawer?

3. What change has occurred in the Anglo-Indian women’s feelings toward Miss Quested?

4. What are Mr. Turton’s emotions as he speaks to the Anglo-Indians at the Club? Is he entirely ruled by his emotions at this time?

5. Why does Major Callendar feel guilty? How does he deal with his guilt?

6. What rumors does Major Callendar relay about Aziz? Are these rumors generally believed?

7. Why does Callendar’s first attack on Fielding fail to mature?

8. Why do...

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