Carver: A Life in Poems Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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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. Who was "My Beloved Friend" written to?

2. In "Last Talks with Jim Hardwick," what did Carver belive would happen when he died?

3. What color were Carver's eyes in "Mineralogy"?

4. When was "The Year of the Sky-Smear"?

5. What did Hardwick do for Carver?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Diversity and discrimination were two major and related themes in this book. Where did these themes appear, and how did they work together to propel the plot of the book?

Essay Topic 2

Symbolism is a very prevalent literary device used by Marilyn Nelson. What were some of these symbols, and how did their presence affect the course of the plot?

Essay Topic 3

This book took place during World War I. How did this historical and world changing event affect this plot and the people in it?

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