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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Beth refuses to go on a trip where?
2. What does the note that Jo finds say?
3. Beth asks Jo if they can go where, instead of the place Jo suggests?
4. What is the name of the house left to Jo and Professor Bhaer?
5. Laurie admires what about Amy?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Christmas and other parties play a recurring role in the March girls' lives throughout the book. Compare and contrast some of the Christmases and other parties in the book and explain how the girls learned the lesson that material things are not as important as family and friends during those festivities.
Essay Topic 2
Jo is the central character in the story. Her choices are essential to the plot. Choose one of the following scenarios and describe how you think the story might have ended up had Jo made that choice. Use elements from the existing plot to back up your assumptions.
1. Jo marries Laurie.
2. Jo never marries anyone.
Essay Topic 3
Describe how each of the four March girls are different from each other. Cite examples from how they interact with each other, Marmee, and those they are courting throughout the book. Also, use examples of things said by, to, or about them.
This section contains 1,004 words
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