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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The author compares Annie to a _________________.
2. How can the blind girls talk?
3. Which of the following items is NOT thrown by Helen during dinner?
4. What do Martha and Percy get from Helen?
5. According to Helen, words can be the soul's _____________.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discipline was non-existent when it came to Helen. Why didn't the Kellers punish Helen for her unruly behavior? What was the common response to Helen's antics? How did Annie immediately change that aspect of the Kellers' household? What was the first step in changing Helen's behavior?
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
The author describes Helen's appearance as well as her behaviors. Compare and contrast the two. Are those two main elements of Helen similar or opposite? How did Helen's appearance change as her behaviors began to change?
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