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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. Maria asks if Robert Jordan wants to talk about his work, but Robert Jordan wants to talk about this city instead.
2. What does Robert Jordan leave with Agustin, but warns not to use until the fighting is over?
3. What emotion ultimately brings Pablo back to his people?
4. Miranda writers orders to help get the dispatch delivered to which character?
5. What is Robert Jordan doing when Anselmo finds him?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Gomez speaks with Andre Marty, the French officer?
2. Does Robert Jordan live? Explain.
3. What does Robert Jordan's dispatch to General Golz say?
4. How do Maria's parent's react right before they are killed by the fascists?
5. What happens after Robert Jordan finishes wiring the bridge and hears a truck coming down the road?
6. How does Robert Jordan feel about Anselmo and Agustin now that they are in the center of war?
7. What is Robert Jordan's plan?
8. What is the ultimate reason Pablo returned to the cave?
9. What does Andres daydream about doing once the war is over?
10. How does Gomez make sure Andres speaks to Lieutenant Colonel Miranda?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Given the knowledge of the history of the Spanish Civil War, do you think that fighting fascism was worth the price paid in human life? How important is it, or necessary, to stop fascism in its tracks. Is it more beneficial to seek an end to fascism with diplomacy?
Essay Topic 2
Pablo is viewed by his comrades as a dissenter. They plot to kill him, as the gypsy suggests. Pablo then returns to the group a changed man, willing to participate and get along. What event is the turning point for Pablo? Is it the thought of impending death or the hope of redemption and restoration of bravery that has changed Pablo?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss salvation. What does it mean to be redeemed? Is redemption something that is bestowed upon you or do you rely on the mercy of others to provide salvation? Use Maria's personal story as your example. Use evidence from the text.
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