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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What shift did Elizabeth work at the Wall Street offices?
2. What city did Esther send Gabriel a letter from?
3. Which of the following words can be used to describe Esther?
4. What does Gabriel promise Elizabeth he will bring her back to?
5. How did Royal die?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Identify the main themes of the story. Why do you think these themes are so important to the story? How does Baldwin use character and setting to express these themes?
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
Compare the characters of Gabriel and Elizabeth.
1) In what ways are their ideas different?
2) What is their relationship to each other?
3) Why do you think they cannot sort out their differences?
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