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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who comes to Eugene's room?
2. Where does Laura come to live?
3. Who is living with Ben?
4. Who does Helen marry?
5. Who is Eugene's new roomate?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain fully how Eliza's decision to go to the World's Fair shaped the future of the Gant family.
Essay Topic 2
Do you think the racial expressions and descriptions used in this book are a reflection of the author's personal prejudices or are they simply an accurate portrayal of southern life in the early 1900s?
Essay Topic 3
Give examples of the closeness of Ben and Eugene. Why do you think their relationship was so close? Who is responsible for having built such close ties Eugene or Ben? Explain your answer.
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