Coming of Age in Mississippi Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

Anne Moody
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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. Which of Anne's siblings is staying with Uncle George?

2. What does Adline buy Anne in this chapter?

3. Where does the NAACP hold a convention on this chapter?

4. What does the farmer do after he rapes the black girl?

5. Who turns Anne away?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Examine Moody's upbringing and write 500 words about how her upbringing molded her into the strong and pro active person that she became.

Essay Topic 2

Examine Moody's writing style. How would you describe her prose style? What kind of vocabulary does she use? Does she use any specific writing techniques? What meaning does Moody's style give to her story?

Essay Topic 3

Discuss with the students first person point of view. Why do the students think first person point of view is not necessarily reliable? What moments in the book do the students think are not so reliable and why? With the students discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using the first person.

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