Italian Stories = Novelle Italiane Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

Robert A. Hall, Jr.
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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. Why does Professor Gori decide to "stand up for" Cesara Reis after her wedding is postponed?

2. When the narrator of "The Fountain of Pietrarsa" meets the engineer, what work has been done to the fountain?

3. What was the goal of literary "Futurists"?

4. What do the townspeople take with them when they go to Mascalico with Pallura?

5. How does Giacobbe react to the red lights in the sky?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Analyze how the authors reflect on the role of the government in their stories. What commentary is provided?

Essay Topic 2

Choose one story and explore how marriage is represented in it. What message is the author trying to convey about marriage?

Essay Topic 3

How is religion a character? Choose 2-3 stories and explain how religion acts as a character in each story.

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