O Pioneers! Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is Marie doing when she hears Emil's scythe?

2. What does Frank get so upset about after reading the newspaper?

3. What major new service is available in the area in Part 2?

4. What impresses Carl most about Marie?

5. How often do Alexandra and Marie usually see each other?

Short Essay Questions

1. How is Lou described by the author?

2. What is the common view of Emil in Part 2, and why is this so surprising?

3. How do Carl and Alexandra spend their days while Carl is visiting?

4. What does Emil think of Ivar's cave?

5. How has Alexandra's plan come to fruition at the beginning of Part 2?

6. What kind of hardships has John Bergson faced in his attempts at farming?

7. What does Carl say to Alexandra about Marie during their visit?

8. What do Alexandra's brothers say about Carl as they leave the family dinner?

9. How did Frank and Marie meet?

10. What does the author compare Emil and Amedee to while Emil is visiting Amedee and his new wife?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Despair was a theme that was placed in a number of sensitive places in this plot. What are some of these places, and what role did despair play in this book?

Essay Topic 2

What were some of the forms of foreshadowing used in this book, and how did those moments affect the course of the plot?

Essay Topic 3

Friendship is a strong theme throughout the book. Where are some places that this theme appears, and how do the characters touched by it react? How do certain friendships change over the course of the book, and what causes these changes?

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