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Eleanor Roosevelt, Volume One, 1884-1933 Test | Final Test - Hard

Blanche Wiesen Cook
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Final Test - Hard

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This quiz 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 Topics

A theme of Eleanor's life is abandonment.

Part 1) How is this a theme? How was she abandoned throughout her life?

Part 2) How does this abandonment affect her personality? Why does it affect her personality?

Part 3) What decisions does she make in her life that remind the reader of the abandonment with which she has dealt? How do you know this?

Eleanor's mother-in-law is very controlling.

Part 1) How is she controlling? How does this reveal aspects of her personality?

Part 2) How does she compare to the other women in Eleanor's life?

Part 3) How does this woman affect Eleanor? How does she affect Eleanor's relationship with her husband and children?

Eleanor's mother's disapproval pervades Eleanor's life.

Part 1) Why did Eleanor's mother disapprove of her? Why was their relationship so difficult?

Part 2) Why has Anna' disapproval pervaded Eleanor's entire life? Why was Eleanor unable to resolve this conflict with her mother?

Part 3) If Eleanor could have spoken with her mother after her mother's death, what would Anna have said to Eleanor? How might it have changed Eleanor's life, her view of herself, and her relationships with others?

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