|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following topics does Gann not ponder while flying from Goose Bay to Greenland?
2. What was Gann's seniority number when he completed flight school?
3. How did Gann feel upon returning to his normal route after World War II?
4. How many men did Gann attend flight school with?
5. Why does McCabe reassign Gann?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Gann initially describe Goose Bay?
2. How does weather affect Gann's route in AM-21 and his ability to land at his stops?
3. What are some responsibilities that Gann will be doing while flying at Newark?
4. What was Gann's responsibility as a co-pilot when they landed at Wilkes-Barre?
5. Describe the scene as Gann and his crew approach Greenland.
6. What has caused Gann's oil line to erupt on his flight from Belem?
7. How does Gann describe Ross?
8. Over time, how does Ross begin to treat Gann?
9. How does Gann's demonstration flight go when he first flies for McCabe?
10. Who is Ernest Gann?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Weather is a common theme in the novel. Why is weather so important in this novel? How does weather seem to affect Gann and other pilots? Give three examples of weather having an effect or being an important factor in the novel.
Essay Topic 2
Conflict is a common idea in literature. Please define conflict, and choose one example of conflict from the text to describe and explain how this situation, relationship, and so forth is an example of conflict.
Essay Topic 3
You have learned about tone and mood. Please define both tone and mood. What are the differences? What are the similarities? What is one example of each that you can recall from "Fate Is the Hunter." Please make sure to list what has set the tone or mood in the example you are providing. How do tone and mood affect the story?
This section contains 623 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)