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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of injury does General Compson incur in the war?
2. At the close of Chapter 5, Rosa says there is something hidden somewhere. Where is it hidden?
3. What is the name of Quentin's roommate?
4. Who is Penelope?
5. What does Judith do when she tells Thomas Sutpen about what happened to Bon?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Who is the protagonist of _Absalom, Absalom_? Who is the antagonist? Give reasons from the text to support your claims.
Essay Topic 2
Does the novel put forth a commentary about fate? If so, what is it? Please provide specific examples from the novel.
Essay Topic 3
When Sutpen's final child is born, he refers to her as a "mare." How can this comparison between horses and women apply to the way all of the women in the novel are treated and viewed?
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