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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Part 5, who does the correspondent wish would wake up?
2. Where did the character in the recalled story die?
3. Who orders the sail made again in Part 6?
4. What is the oiler doing in Part 5?
5. How does the correspondent show great character in Part 5?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How is the setting of "The Open Boat" significant? What would change if the story were set in a different location?
Essay Topic 2
Choose one of the motifs in this story and detail its recurrences throughout the story. What does it add to the story? How does it affect the difference characters?
Essay Topic 3
How does the friendship between the four men affect the story?
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