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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what length of time did Florence write "I Committed Adultery in a Diabetic Coma"?
2. In what department was Bres a graduate assistant?
3. Bres got rid of the rest of the members of the Grope in Chapter 14 by telling them that she and Florence had to discuss what?
4. What was the group known as which had Bres as its leader?
5. How old was Bres when Florence met her?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss and analyze the role that World War II played in the lives of the King family in Chapter 5. How did Herb feel about the war? How did Mama?
Essay Topic 2
Describe and discuss the American University, and the expectations of women in career paths or marriage paths in the 1950s. How is this exemplified in the president's speech?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Granny (Lura Ruding nee Upton) and Jensy Custis in the narrative. What role did Granny play in Mama and Herb's life before Florence was born?
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