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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Felice compare Dorcas to?
2. What does Golden Gray call Lestory when he sees him?
3. What do Joe or Violet do after supper near the end of the story?
4. What does Felice say Dorcas likes having?
5. What is the relationship between Felice, Joe, and Violet like after Dorcas's death?
Short Essay Questions
1. What sorts of things to Joe and Violet do together once their relationship is renewed?
2. Describe the relationship between True Belle and Golden Gray.
3. In Chapter 10, why does Joe get a new job? Does this help his relationship with Violet?
4. Describe Acton's reaction to the shooting of Dorcas in Chapter Eight.
5. Why does Dorcas break up with Joe?
6. In Chapter 10, why does Alice Manfred move back to Springfield? What do you think is the real reason she moves back to Springfield?
7. In Chapter Seven, why does Joe think Wild is his own mother?
8. In Chapter Nine, why does Felice come to visit Violet and Joe?
9. Describe what Violet sees when she first spots Felice in Chapter Nine.
10. In Chapter Seven, what does Henry Lestory find when he gets back to his cabin?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the relationship between True Belle and Vera Louise Gray. Do the events they share bring them together or pull them apart? How does each of their relationships with Golden Gray compare to the other?
Essay Topic 2
What impact do you think Alice Manfred has on Dorcas? Do you think Dorcas is the same sort of person id she is not being raised by Alice? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Why do you think Joe and Violet move from the country to the city? What reasons does Joe give for the move? Do you think these reasons are accurate? Why or why not?
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