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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. What revelation does the minister have for Lizzie?
2. The minister who visits Lizzie in London is the pastor of the church in ______________.
3. Who takes charge of the household staff after the death of Lizzie's baby?
4. Who is the minister that visits Lizzie in London?
5. What do Mack, Lizzie, and Peg have to leave behind to make better time?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the terms of Sir George's will?
2. What is the outcome of the trials for Cora, Peg, and Mack?
3. Who delivers Lizzie's baby, and what are the circumstances surrounding the birth?
4. What is Mack's fate in the colonies?
5. What does Mack learn about what has happened to Cora?
6. What is the nature of the problems between Lizzie and Lennox?
7. Why does Lizzie decide to run away with Mack?
8. Why do Mack, Lizzie, and Peg decide to leave their wagon and belongings behind during their escape?
9. How do Jay's political views alienate him from his Virginia neighbors?
10. What is the fate of the prisoners in the colonies?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the significance of the book's title? What are some other possible titles for the book. List at least five and cite your reasons for each.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast Jay and Mack. Both men want influence over Lizzie but have their hold on her in very different ways. Why are their differences classic examples of conflict in fiction? What other similarities and differences are there between the two characters?
Essay Topic 3
The theme of overcoming injustice will be an important one in the novel. How does the author begin to build this theme? Give examples of overcoming injustice throughout the book.
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