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An American Requiem Test | Final Test - Hard

James P. Carroll
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Final Test - Hard

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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who arrests James for protesting Igloo White at Hansom Air Force Base?



2. What does Joe Carroll do as James blesses him and lays hands on his head?



3. As what is the Catholic Student Center also known?



4. Whose point of view does James present on the Cavett Show?



5. Robert Kennedy encourages James saying priests are needed in the streets. Who is already in the streets?



Essay Topics

The B-52 Bomber is an important symbol in this book.

Part 1) What is a B-52 Bomber? What is its purpose?

Part 2) How is the B-52 Bomber significant in this book?

Part 3) How does the B-52 Bomber symbolize James' opinion of war and the military?

Throughout the book James' opinion of the military, the government, and war change drastically.

Part 1) What does James think of these as a child? Why?

Part 2) How does his opinion change over time? Why?

Part 3) How do his actions match his change in opinion?

When given a crayon, Joseph, in the depths of his Alzheimer's, writes his wife's name repeatedly.

Part 1) Why do you think he does this?

Part 2) What does this say about his choice to leave the seminary and wed Mary?

Part 3) How might this make Mary feel? Why?

(see the answer keys)

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