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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Corinne look like in the red velvet dress Malcolm had bought her?
2. How did Joel die?
3. What did Malcolm deny Corinne?
4. What revived Malcolm's interest and left him looking excited and almost breathless?
5. How much was Malcolm to transfer into a trust account for his sons?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
John Amos is used to illustrate religion, and to bring both Olivia and Malcolm to God. Discuss John's role in the story. How might it have progressed without the centralized religious themes?
Essay Topic 2
Although Olivia and Malcolm both continued to mourn the loss of Mal and Joel, Corinne wished to get on with her life and continue living and go back to being happy. Discuss the difference in behavior between the three people regarding the death of Mal and Joel and illustrate how each dealt with the passing.
Essay Topic 3
As Olivia's hope to be loved by Malcolm fades to oblivion, she turns further and further away from him and more and more draws towards God. Illustrate this gradual shift in her personality and emotional well being. Explain how she changes, and what best illustrates these changes.
This section contains 949 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)