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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old was Leonard Crow Dog when his spiritual gifts were first noticed?
2. What does Mary name her baby?
3. What is Annie Mae's mother's name?
4. How long does the siege at Wounded Knee last?
5. What is a winkte?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Does becoming a mother change Mary? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
The first chapter of Lakota Woman starts with a Cheyenne proverb: "A nation is not conquered until the hearts of its women are on the ground. Then it is done, no matter how brave its warriors nor how strong their weapons." The narrator also refers to this proverb later in the chapter. How does this proverb relate to this book?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the role of women at Wounded Knee and whether they were treated as second-class citizens.
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