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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Nat say he's expected at noon?
2. When does Nat tell the Cowboy was "their last active year"?
3. How long did Nat work at his true profession?
4. What kind of hat is the Cowboy wearing?
5. Who informed Midge his job was gone?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What historical, scientific, political, and social changes created the world in which Midge and Nat live? How has longevity changed over time?
Essay Topic 2
How does Nat feel about his daughter's ideals? What has changed in their relationship? How does Clara feel about her father?
Essay Topic 3
What is the allegorical reference of Danforth? What societal concept or idea does this character represent? How? How does his interaction with the protagonists affect their fate?
This section contains 150 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)