Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

John Berendt
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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Williams do from jail?

2. Who is the judge at Jim's trial?

3. What are Williams, his mother and sister doing as they wait for the jury's verdict?

4. Where does Minerva live?

5. What allows Savannahians to flourish?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Explain Jim's overly-confident demeanor during his trials, incarcerations and appeals. What fundamental beliefs does he have that he will be exonerated? Do you think Jim ever experienced any periods of doubt? Explain.

Essay Topic 2

Explain the differences in perspective about Savannah that the narrator has at the beginning of the story compared to his view of the city at the end of the story. What preconceived notions does he arrive with? How does he feel about the city after his experiences there?

Essay Topic 3

Many times throughout the story the author symbolically tells the reader that things are not always as they appear. Give examples of these instances and explain their significance to the story.

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