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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the son that God promised Gabriel in a dream?
2. Where did Elizabeth move to with her aunt?
3. What did Richard work as?
4. What does Gabriel see in John's eyes?
5. Who in his life does John say he hates?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the representation of white people in the book. Why does Baldwin not represent white people in his novel? What affect does this have on the readers perception of white people during this time?
Essay Topic 2
Go Tell It on the Mountain is written in the third person. Why do you think Baldwin chose to write the story in the third person? How do you think the meaning of the story would have changed if it was written in the first person?
Essay Topic 3
Examine John's relationship with the following people:
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