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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Keller accuses Annie of lacking what emotion?
2. According to Annie, to spoil Helen is to cause _________________.
3. Helen asks Annie about what?
4. Why does Annie refuse to stay at the school?
5. What is the name of the Keller baby?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Several times throughout the story, Annie separates Helen from Kate. Why? What kind of influence did Kate have on Helen? On Annie? Was Kate's influence more or less important or powerful that that of Captain Keller? What point did Annie prove by taking Helen to the garden house? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
After the incident at the water pump, a new bond forms between Annie and Helen. How does Helen react when Annie touches her face? Why? Does this move create a rift in the student/teacher relationship? How does Annie handle the next steps with Helen and the Kellers?
Essay Topic 3
James Keller is Captain Keller's son by his first marriage. James is the same age as Kate. What is the relationship between Kate and James? How does James relate to Helen? What part does James play in Helen's teaching and skill level? How does James help or hinder Annie's efforts?
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