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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who joined Willie and his mother for dinner at Twenty-one?
2. Queeg tells Keefer he thinks the thief is who?
3. When Queeg freezes up, what does he cling to?
4. Who states that Queeg's problem is an obsessive personality?
5. What does Greenwald keep drawing on his legal pad?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Willie has felt an outside societal pressure about who he is supposed to be and what he is supposed to do since the beginning of the book. Discuss the ways that society forms and shapes who we are, our expectations for ourselves, and who we ultimately become as individuals. Use examples from the book to further explore Willie's character and why he makes the choices he makes.
Essay Topic 2
In Chapters 5 and 6, Willie continues to have trouble because of his loyalty to the people he loves. Discuss how the complicated nature of these relationships distracts Willie, keeps him from focusing on what he should, and makes it difficult for him to make good choices.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the differences and similarities between Maryk and Queeg. How will these similarities and differences continue to affect the novel? Use examples from the book to support your theory.
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