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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Mr. Wilson's occupation?
2. For whom was Mr. Richards going to plead?
3. What does Mr. Richards say he heard a swish of in the next room?
4. Who do the Richardses say the checks came from?
5. Who has signed the checks?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are the main turning points of the story? How do turning points work to keep a reader interested in the story? When does Twain use his turning points and why does he use them at those particular moments in the story?
Essay Topic 2
Choose one of the following and discuss how it affects the tone of the novel and helps to express character and theme:
Point of view
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the values of the 1900s.
In what ways are the characters a product of their time?
How does the book express the changes America was going through at the time?
What values does modern society share with 1900s America?
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