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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What card game does Flashman play after dinner?
2. Who does Flashman start to long for as Christmas approaches?
3. What does Anderson say is the first thing the plaintiff must show?
4. What language do the two slaves speak fluently?
5. Who does Cassy shoot in Chapter 11?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the book's reception in three different countries including the country the book was written. How do their opinions about the books differ? Was the book more influential in one country than another? If so, why?
Essay Topic 2
What were the arguments for and against slavery in the 1850s? What are Fraser's opinions on putting an end to slavery in the 1850s and how does he express them? Do you agree or disagree with Fraser's opinion?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the author's writing style. How would you describe the author's prose style? What kind of vocabulary does he use? What meaning does the author's style give to the story?
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