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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character says "the black scum of this wicked city?"
2. Who told Gabriel that Royal had died?
3. What does Gabriel see John as the product of?
4. How does Elizabeth describe Richard?
5. What city did Royal die in?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the connections between African Americans and Christianity. Why do the students think African Americans embraced Christianity so readily? How did Christianity help African Americans gain more rights? In what way did African Americans use Christianity as a political force?
Essay Topic 2
Pick a character from the novel and discuss their goals and motives. Do they achieve their motive? Do they share similar goals and motives with other characters? Do their goals clash with other characters? How do the characters goals and motives affect their interaction with each other?
Essay Topic 3
How did the American public and critics react to the Go Tell It on the Mountain when it was first released? How would people react to the novel if it was released today?
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