Final Test - Hard
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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
This novel depicts the struggles one faces when choosing to stand up for what one believes in. Discuss who and how the characters stand up for what they believe in, as well as the results of said actions.
Essay Topic 2
Freedom of individual thought is a major theme of the novel. Nora lobbies for it against the Principal, the students learn about it, and the debaters touch on it during the debate in Chapter 7 and 8. Discuss how freedom of individual thought is explored in the novel and how it plays a part in stopping the censorship of "Huckleberry Finn".
Essay Topic 3
The author uses symbolism to convey some of the core themes of the novel. Write an essay explaining the meaning behind the author's use of symbolism.
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