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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Guy's reaction to the eviction notice?
2. Guy expects good news to come from ___________________ any day.
3. What has Angel decided to do?
4. What happened to Guy on his way home?
5. Who offers Delia some office space?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of hope. Identify at least two themes about hope in the book. Then cite an example to support each theme you name.
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of Leland. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him--if anything--at this point in his life?
Essay Topic 3
Explain the role of black women in the 1930s. What precedents do they feel compelled to follow? What restrictions do they have? Do they have any freedoms that 21st century women do not have?
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