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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What item is lying on the table next to Annie?
2. What does Keller take to Annie as she stands in her old room?
3. What is the style of Helen's handwriting?
4. Aunt Ev chides Annie for what behavior?
5. What is Helen wearing when she approaches Annie?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There is a highly effective method of using lighting on stage as well as in television. Cite at least three examples of how lighting was used as foreshadowing and how that knowledge affected the reader/viewer's perceptions.
Essay Topic 2
The scenes at the dinner table caused the most friction between Annie and Captain Keller. What did Captain Keller plan to do about Annie's disrespect? How did the Captain feel when James took Annie's side? What might have happened if Annie had given in to Captain Keller and permitted Helen to run wild like she did before?
Essay Topic 3
One of Annie's biggest battles has to do with defeat. Annie will not admit defeat. Annie says that she will never give up, while James says that sometimes there are no other options and that defeat does exist. What makes Annie so determined to make a breakthrough with Helen? Is it because of pride, belief in herself and/or Helen or something else? How does Annie's perseverance help and hinder her work with Helen and the Kellers? What might Annie have done differently?
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