Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Introduction
1. Describe the Bishop's intentions for the young ordinand.
2. What limitations does the ordinand's illness place on him?
3. What seems to be most important to the Bishop regarding the young man and the Indian village?
4. What is significant about the names of the characters revealed in the Introduction?
Short Essay Question - Chapter 1
5. Describe the setting of the novel.
6. According to the myth, how was the old village formed?
7. Describe Caleb's attitude toward the Indian...
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