Go Tell It on the Mountain Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why did Gabriel steal money?

2. Which of the following events happened when Elizabeth was 8?

3. Who was Elizabeth upset about having to leave behind?

4. What does Elizabeth call her innocence?

5. What does Elizabeth say was her defense?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Discuss Baldwin's life. In what way do you think his life and personality is reflected in the book?In what ways is he like or unlike the main character John?

Essay Topic 2

How was thirties Harlem different to the Harlem today? Why did Harlem become such a hotbed for political activism and musicians? Was it the same in any other black ghetto areas in the states or is Harlem unique?

Essay Topic 3

Go Tell It on the Mountains is said to be a semi-biographical account of Baldwin's life. What similarities does the novel have with Baldwin's life? What character is most like Baldwin and why? What details has Baldwin changed about his life and why did he change these details?

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