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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Reuben Foster's concern about the news coverage of his town?
2. What book containing rape, slavery and murder did Karen complain about to Moore?
3. What book does Kate cite as not possibly offensive to anyone?
4. What has Barney written for the school paper?
5. Who is Reuben Foster?
Essay Topic 1
It can be said that Principal Moore acts as the antagonist of the novel. Using evidence from the story, explain your whether you believe this to be true or not.
Essay Topic 2
The author uses exposition to communicate information that occurred before the start of the novel. Discuss the use of exposition in the novel.
Essay Topic 3
During a disagreement with Principal Moore about the censoring of novels such as "Huckleberry Finn", Nora reminds Moore of the First Amendment and the Freedom of the Press. Discuss the ideals surrounding the First Amendment and explain how it correlates with the novel "The Day They Came to Arrest the Book".
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