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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What color are the curtains in Mrs. Forburg's kitchen?
2. How long does it take to decorate their tree?
3. What kind of sandwich does Ellen eat after the trees are decorated?
4. What color is the suit Ellen buys to wear to the funeral?
5. How long has Ellen stayed with her mother before her death?
Essay Topic 1
What do you consider to be the main theme of this story? List at least three examples of this theme, and explain why it is important.
Essay Topic 2
Who is it that comes to Ellen's rescue after Ellen's arrest? What is her role in Ellen's life? Why does she take on this new role after Ellen's arrest? What are the repercussions and are they justified?
Essay Topic 3
Who is Jonathan? What is his relationship with Ellen? What do Jules and Kate think of him? Describe his actions over the course of Kate's illness. What is Ellen's reaction when he tells her he has an internship and wants her to live with him? What motivates this reaction? Is Ellen correct in this reaction?
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