Half Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

Jeannette Walls
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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. The next person to cause Lily problems is Deputy ____.

2. What is the name of the Chinese gentleman?

3. What does the man do for a living?

4. How many sons does the deputy have?

5. What type of sandwich does Jim have for lunch?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Examine the character of Rex Walls. Who is he? Why is Rosemary so taken with Rex? Why does Lily dislike and distrust Rex so much? What finally forces Lily to give into accepting the relationship and marriage?

Essay Topic 2

Give at least three examples of flashback as it is used in the story. Does the author make it clear or are the references vague? What is the purpose? Is it effective? Are there other instances and events that might benefit from the use of this technique? Explain.

Essay Topic 3

Lily believed that she could teach virtually any child until she had Rosemary. Explain why you think Lily was unable to teach Rosemary. What was Jim's role in Rosemary's education? Why do you think Rosemary was so wild and contrary? In what areas did Rosemary excel?

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