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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Of what does Franklin complain?
2. What does Eleanor convince Anna to try?
3. From what does Eleanor suffer?
4. Eleanor's initiatives in the areas of women and children's issues also include what?
5. With what does Eleanor align herself?
Essay Topic 1
This book illuminates details about Eleanor's background.
Part 1) Describe her background. How does her background reflect her personality?
Part 2) How does her background affect decisions she makes later in life?
Part 3) What about Eleanor's life was surprising to you? Why?
Essay Topic 2
By the end of the book, Eleanor no longer sees herself only as a wife and mother.
Part 1) How does she see herself? Why has her self-image changed? What events have led to this change?
Part 2) Do you believe her family knows she has changed? Why or why not?
Part 3) How does this compare to the self-image of most women during this time? How does this compare to the self-image of women today?
Essay Topic 3
The period beginning in 1920 and extending through the rest of her life places Eleanor in conflict.
Part 1) What conflict is this? How is she placed in this conflict?
Part 2) Could this conflict be avoided? Why or why not? Could Eleanor have been able to do all that she did without this conflict?
Part 3) How does this conflict affect how others view Eleanor? Explain.
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