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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Charlene learn about her parents?
2. How does Red Dress die?
3. Why does Calvin go to Korea?
4. Who does Charlene see dancing next to the bus?
5. Who does Lydia adore?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
By the end of the book, Charlene is on her way to be with her parents for the first time.
Part 1) How might she be feeling? Why?
Part 2) How might her parents and paternal grandmother feel while waiting for her arrival? Why?
Part 3) Will Charlene be able to adjust to her new surroundings and blended culture? Use information from the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
The Sioux culture and Christianity frequently intertwine or clash in this novel.
Part 1) At times the religions and cultures blend well together. When? Why?
Part 2) How do they clash in this text?
Part 3) Why do the Native Americans have a difficult time incorporating both religions and cultures together?
Essay Topic 3
Anna Thunder is the obvious antagonist in this book.
Part 1) Give examples from the text to prove this.
Part 2) How do her actions ultimately affect her relationships with others?
Part 3) Predict her life in the future. Will she continue along the same path? Why or why not?
This section contains 271 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)