A Gathering of Days Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

Joan W. Blos
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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who supervises Catherine's project?

2. What is in the package that Catherine receives?

3. Why does Catherine complain about her project?

4. Who does Mr. Hall plan to marry?

5. What does Catherine receive in the mail?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Explain the role of girls and women in the 1830s in New England. What precedents do they feel compelled to follow? What restrictions do they have? What freedoms did they have that 21st century women do not have?

Essay Topic 2

Create a brief character study of Catherine. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What motivates her--if anything--at this point in her life?

Essay Topic 3

There is much symbolism in this story regarding quilts. What do quilts symbolize for Catherine? Cite two examples of symbolism regarding quilts.

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