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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was Olivia's maiden name?
2. Why did the minister travel anonymously?
3. Where was Orion when he died?
4. What did Olivia do the first time she heard Twain swear?
5. What did Clara do when Jean fell ill?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Anger rears its ugly head a number of times in this book. What are some examples of this, and how was Twain's life altered because of these incidents?
Essay Topic 2
Clara is a minor character whose presence makes a big difference in the plot. How does she accomplish this? What are some ways that her presence, however brief, alters the outcome of the plot? What would have happened differently if she had not been in the book at all?
Essay Topic 3
Sacrifice is a prevalent theme throughout this book. Who are the characters most affected by this theme, and how do they allow sacrifice to change their lives?
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