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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Franklin tell Eleanor about when he comes back from his secret meeting with Churchill?
2. Where was the Democratic convention held in 1956?
3. How did Eleanor become curious about Communist countries?
4. What did Eleanor write was the difference between Iran and Israel?
5. Who invited Eleanor to England during WWII?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Eleanor react to adjusting to a life without Franklin?
2. Describe Eleanor's interactions with the King and Queen of Greece.
3. How did Franklin eventually earn Stalin's respect and trust?
4. Compare Eleanor's work on the Human Rights Committee to her work in the General Assembly. Which did she enjoy more?
5. How was Franklin's death foreshadowed in Chapter 27?
6. Describe how Eleanor became involved in the United Nations.
7. What was Eleanor's impression of Yugoslavia and President Tito?
8. Describe Eleanor's trip to the Pacific.
9. Recount Eleanor's visit to London during WWII explaining what her aunt remarked on after her visit with the royal family.
10. Why was Eleanor concerned about Americans' perceptions of the Soviet Union?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
After Franklin's death, what organizations did Eleanor become involved with? Which of these do you think had the biggest impact on her personal development?
Essay Topic 2
Eleanor indicated that setting in terms of the United States during WWII was significant to her experiences as a first lady. Describe what she said about this particular setting and what role place and time play in Eleanor's experiences as conveyed in the book.
Essay Topic 3
Summarize Eleanor's family of origin. Why would Eleanor include these chapters in her book? What information did she give about her mother, father, and siblings?
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