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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How much money had Grant's book made before he died?
2. What word does Twain use to describe Harte?
3. What was Twain amazed by when he met Rudyard Kipling?
4. Who ended up paying all the business debts when the company failed?
5. What year did Suzy die?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The characters in this book all have their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the book and how this goal affected the characters around them.
Essay Topic 2
There are many different symbols present in this book. What are these symbols, and how did their presence alter the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Death and mortality were two integral themes in Twain's life. What are some of the key examples of these theme, and how did the presence of this themes affect the main characters?
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