Collected Stories of William Faulkner Test | Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which valuable is Grandmother Millard most interested in hiding in the story "Grandmother Millard"?

2. While Spoomer is with his woman, what does Satoris steal from him?

3. Which of the following creatures does Dr Martino use to help Louise overcome her irrational fear?

4. Which of the following statements is true about Wash's female relative?

5. How does the husband react when he hears of his wife's affair in the story "Honor"?

Short Essay Questions

1. What gift does Richard Howes purchase for his wife when his latest novel sells, and what is her reaction to the gift?

2. How is Davy's life saved during a murder attempt in the story "The Leg"?

3. What is life like for Alec Gray after he leaves the Army?

4. Why does Alec Gray kill his commanding officer?

5. How does the young English soldier repay Borgard for his kindness in the story "Turnabout"?

6. How is the sympathy of the Confederate soldier his downfall in the story "Mountain Victory"?

7. Why is Satoris sentenced to serve time with the Camel squadron?

8. How does the American soldier Borgard meet the young English soldier in the story "Turnabout"?

9. How doesd Ira Ewing's mother react to her resettlement in California?

10. How does Satoris get back at Spoomer for stealing his woman in the story "All the Dead Pilots"?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

The moral of the story "Bear Hunt" is that the past can come back to haunt you. First, explain Lucius Provine's past. Then explain how it came back to haunt him. Finally, explain the lesson Lucius learned through his experiences on the bear hunt.

Essay Topic 2

"Pennsylvania Station" is a story about the loss of money. First, describe how the mother in this story intended to spend her money and why she saved her income every year. Then, explain what happened to the money the mother saved. Finally, explain why the man telling the story is bankrupt and how he survives in his homelessness.

Essay Topic 3

"Red Leaves" is the first story in the collection to deal with the issue of slavery from the Native American point of view. First, explain how the Native Americans in this story treat their slaves. Then, compare/contrast this treatment to the way the white men in Faulkner's collection treat their slaves. Why is "Red Leaves" an important story within this collection?

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