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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What has Annie managed to teach Helen?
2. Who writes the letter?
3. How many people died in the first year of Annie's stay at the asylum?
4. Who comes to Annie's defense?
5. Who pushes the wheelbarrow through the yard?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Under the surface, Annie and Helen are quite a lot alike. Compare and contrast the personalities of each. Do the two complement each other? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Annie moved Helen out into the garden house so that they could be isolated from the rest of the family. What was the purpose in the move? What action did Annie take previously to confuse Helen? Did the plan work? How did Kate react?
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