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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who finds out they have a weakness in their lungs?
2. Why does Gant travel to Baltimore?
3. What world event happens during Part 3 Chapter 29?
4. Who does Helen marry?
5. What is Luke's impression of Ben's preparation for burial?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
List the various examples you can remember that reflect the dysfunctional nature of the Gant household. Do you think this was common in southern homes in the early 1900s? Explain your answer.
Essay Topic 3
What sets Eugene's relationship with Laura James apart for his other relationships with women in the book? Include both sexual and non sexual relationships and fully explain your answers.
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