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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Frank bring back to eat in Chapter 21?
2. What is Alden's career?
3. How old was Frank when his father left the family?
4. How long has it been since Ellen Key has had a real home?
5. What did Mamah remember happening right after her sister Jessie died that made her wonder if all the people knew they were going to die?
Short Essay Questions
1. Where does Mamah move in Chapter 12?
2. Why doesn't Mamah go to Paris after receiving a telegram from Frank in Chapter 25?
3. What terrible news does Lizzie write to Mamah in Chapter 18?
4. What advice does Mattie give Mamah regarding her relationship with Frank?
5. How does Edwin take it when Mamah tells him about the affair?
6. What does Mattie remember happening just after her sister Jessie's death?
7. Who wanted to build a new house at the beginning of the novel and why?
8. Why do Mamah and Frank leave the Adlon in Chapter 20?
9. How did Mamah describe the Huertley house?
10. What are the stories that Mamah tells John?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Lizzie has never married. Why hasn't Lizzie ever married?
Essay Topic 2
Frank buries Mamah and mourns for her. How will Frank go on without her?
Essay Topic 3
Frank is very critical of former students, especially Marion Mahoney and Walter Griffin? Why is Frank so critical of his former students?
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