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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. With what does Mr. Wilson charge Mr. Burgess?
2. What does the stranger say he wanted to damage?
3. What is Eliphalet's last name?
4. What is Mr. Wilson's occupation?
5. What is Wingate's occupation?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Mark Twain writes the book in the third person. Why do you think the author chose to write the story in the third person? How do you think the meaning of the story would change if the author wrote it in the first person?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the book's reception in three different countries including the country the book was written. How do their opinions about the books differ? Was the book more influential in one country than another? If so, why?
Essay Topic 3
Why does Mark Twain uses a fictional town as his setting? How would he have to change the story if he used a real town? How does Twain use his setting to communicate character and theme?
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