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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What food does Helen steal from her mother's plate?
2. Keller accuses Annie of lacking what emotion?
3. How do the blind girls feel about Helen's visit?
4. Which of these things is not used to describe the soul?
5. What item of food does James give to Helen?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Upon meeting Kate Keller, Annie said that she intended to teach Helen half of what an ordinary child might know. What was Kate's response and what was the conversation to follow? Whose opinion was correct in the end?
Essay Topic 2
Several months later, the reader/viewer is witness to Helen and the family preparing for Christmas. Helen is shown writing. What tool has Annie employed to help Helen to write? How would Helen be able to learn to write so quickly? What does Helen do with this new found skill? How does Annie react to Helen's progress?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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