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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Mark advises Jim to
2. Why do Jim and Mark go out on the boat during a storm?
3. What is T.P. Wallace's announcement?
4. Gordon claims he cannot come "home" again because
5. During his stay, Mark gets to know
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Changing seasons are mentioned frequently in Craven's novel. Consider how the seasons reflect Craven's message in any one of the four parts of her novel, or in her novel as a whole, and write an essay in which you explore the changing and their contribution to theme.
Essay Topic 2
Consider the motifs of cooperation and obedience in the novel. How do cooperation and obedience affect the characters of the novel? Write an essay in which you discuss the roles of cooperation and obedience in Mark Brian's life, or in the lives of the villagers.
Essay Topic 3
Consider the role of women in Craven's novel. How do women influence the events of the text? How do they influence Mark Brian? Write an essay in which you determine Craven's attitude toward the women in her novel, using specific characters and events to support your ideas.
This section contains 1,120 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)