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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Harley feel?
2. What has Mercury done to Charlene's textbooks?
3. To what bird do some compare Mercury?
4. What does Reverend Pyke have Red Dress translate?
5. What kind of a culture has Jeannette found?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Alcohol frequently is used as the cause for accidents and a way of escape.
Part 1) Give examples from the text to prove this statement.
Part 2) Why might the author choose alcohol?
Part 3) How do other characters in the novel escape, without the use of alcohol?
Essay Topic 2
Red Dress and her descendants are powerful Sioux.
Part 1) What power do they possess?
Part 2) How do they use this power?
Part 3) Who has power today in our culture? Do they use it wisely?
Essay Topic 3
This book is not written chronologically.
Part 1) How is the order of the book decided?
Part 2) Why does the author choose this order?
Part 3) Is this an effective tool for telling this story? Why or why not?
This section contains 223 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)