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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following does Lizzie NOT do for Mack?
2. The Jamissons decide to let Mack ________________.
3. What does Lizzie see advertised on a flyer while in London?
4. What is the nature of the crowd after the event Lizzie attends?
5. Who is the lawyer whom Mack sees in London?
Short Essay Questions
1. What topics does Jay need to speak to his father about while in London?
2. What is the reason Mack and the others talk about organizing a strike?
3. Describe Mack's terrifying experience burning off the gas in the mine.
4. Why do the Jamissons enter into a conspiracy about the coal that Lizzie cannot know about?
5. Why do the shippers boycott Mack and his gang, and what role does Lennox play in it?
6. Why have the Jamissons returned to High Glen?
7. How is Mack McAsh introduced in the story?
8. What are Mack's plans for leaving Scotland?
9. What is Mack's first priority after the firedamp alarm sounds?
10. What is the content of the Prologue in A PLACE CALLED FREEDOM?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Lizzie Hallim. 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 during her lifetime?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Follett's writing style. How is he different from other writers of his time? What are some of his characteristic writing techniques? Identify some examples of his classic style in A PLACE CALLED FREEDOM.
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Jay Jamisson. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him during his lifetime?
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