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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who are Yank and Long waiting for?
2. What does Yank say is a joke?
3. How does the author describe Yank's eyes?
4. Who does Long say should keep off the grass in fifth avenue?
5. What does Yank say he wants to blow up?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Away from the main character, examine the way the author uses the other characters in the book. When does he introduce and take them away from the story? What effect does it have on the story?
Essay Topic 2
Who are the IWW and how influential have the IWW been in American society? What are O'Neill's views of the IWW? How does he express his views in the book?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the books reception in three different countries including the country the book was written. How do their opinions about the books differ? Was the book more influential in one country than another? If so, why?
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