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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. To whom does Eugene write a letter?
2. Who becomes Eliza's closest adviser?
3. Who presides over the funeral?
4. What does Ben's death remind Eliza of?
5. What does Helen vow after the funeral?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In what ways does the promise of the American Dream have both positive and negative effects on Oliver Gant's life? Fully explain your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Outline the various attitudes that are reflected by the men of the Gant family towards the war? How do these attitudes help to explain their view of their own masculinity?
Essay Topic 3
Explain fully how Eliza's decision to go to the World's Fair shaped the future of the Gant family.
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