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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following describes Rosa's commitment to Sam?
2. What is the name of the medal Joe receives?
3. In what month does Joe find that the ships are delayed?
4. Who told the newspaper about the Empire State Building jumper?
5. Which of the following characters is raped at the country house?
Essay Topic 1
What is the significance of the Golem? What does it mean to Joe? Why does Joe have a connection with it? Why is this important to the story?
Essay Topic 2
Describe society's view of comics in the story. Why do they think this way? Do you think this is a realistic interpretation of the way society thought in 1939? Why or why not? What type of media might be comparable to comic books for the modern age?
Essay Topic 3
What role does fear play in the story? Which characters are afraid of somebody? Which characters fear that a secret of theirs will come out into the open? Do their fears pay off? Analyze two instances.
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