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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who are Austin's children?
2. Who is Jeanine?
3. What is Austin's last name?
4. What secret does June want to hide from others?
5. Which of the following does Joan's mother NOT enjoy doing?
Essay Topic 1
Who are two of Munro's characters in this book who appeal to you the most? What is it about these characters that you like? What are their weaknesses? How about redeeming qualities? Are Munro's characters believable in your opinion. Explain and use examples from the text.
Essay Topic 2
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of disappointment. Identify at least two characters in the stories who either embody or experience disappointment then cite an example to support your answers.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast one of Munro's characters to someone you know in your life. Which qualities do they share? What makes them so alike? Do you like the characteristics of the two? Do they have any qualities you would like to emulate? Do you respect them? How do they differ? Explain.
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