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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How tall is Eugene when he enters college?
2. What disease is spreading through Altamont, killing many?
3. Who brings their children to the boarding house for a visit?
4. Who is Miss Smith?
5. What is the name of the hospital where Gant is taken?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you think the Presbyterian church was important to the Gant family? Whether you believe it was or was not please explain why the family continued to return to the church for important family milestones.
Essay Topic 2
Why do you think Helen develops such a close and long lasting relationship with Oliver Gant? Do you think there is more to this relationship than we are told?
Essay Topic 3
Highlight some of the events in the book which cast a favorable light on Oliver Gant? Explain why you feel each example is a positive reflection.
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