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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whose point of view is Part 5 of "The Open Boat" told from?
2. Why are the men unable to reach shore safely in Part 4?
3. What provides light for the men in Part 5?
4. Who is the only person awake at the beginning of Part 6?
5. What did the recalled story mean to the reader at the time he read it?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the four men. How are their relationships with nature similar and different?
Essay Topic 2
Which character do you view as the protagonist, and why?
Essay Topic 3
How does the friendship between the four men affect the story?
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