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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Gummy Larson send to see Adam in Chapter 8?
2. How do Adam, Anne and Jack spend the evening?
3. Why is Anne depressed?
4. Where does Jack spend a weekend with Adam and Anne?
5. How did Judge Irwin get Mortimer L. Littlepaugh's job?
Essay Topic 1
Explain how Willie's role as protagonist evolves as the plot extends. How does Willie change from the hard-working farm boy to a manipulative politician? What are Willie's motivators? Is Willie the typical protagonist hero at heart?
Essay Topic 2
The author has fun with the names of some of the characters such as Sugar Boy, Sen Sen Puckett and Tiny Duffy. Explain how these characters got their names. Why are the names appropriate for each one? Can you imagine them as being called anything else? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Willie Stark. Be sure to include his personality and behaviors as well as his physicality? What drives Willie as a young man? How does Willie change as he grows older?
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