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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. During Brand's impromptu sermon, what force of nature sends the congregation to gather around Brand?
2. After Brand tells Einar of his life since their last meeting, where does Einar say that Agnes is?
3. What causes the avalanche at the end of the play?
4. Brand re-enters the room that Agnes is in. Agnes is going through a drawer. What does Agnes pull out of the drawer that has a pin on it?
5. How many people have come to the new church?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
While the play is written from a Christian's view-point, many references are made to other god's. Find 2-3 of these references and discuss their importance to the play. Why do you believe that these images are included in a play that has a definite Christian tone?
Essay Topic 2
The Mayor and Brand are at war throughout the novel. Describe two of their arguments. Who do you believe to be the stronger man? Why do you believe this? Be sure to use textual evidence.
Essay Topic 3
What is the relevance of where Brand chooses to live? What natural images appear at his home that are apparent throughout the play?
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