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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Connie and the man have regular meetings on what day of the week?
2. How many bodies does Roger pick up at the Convent?
3. Who does Pallas believe she should contact?
4. How old was Consolata when she was found by the sisters including Mary Magna?
5. What two families display open animosity?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Foreshadowing is an important literary tool. Examine the text for instances of foreshadowing. If instances are present, how do they impact the plot? If there are no instances of foreshadowing, a rare occurrence in a novel, how does the absence of foreshadowing affect the reader's reception of the story?
Essay Topic 2
Though the Morgan's are the wealthiest and most powerful people in Ruby, that is not to say that they have not faced their own hardships. Indeed, the Morgans have endured heartbreaking loses. Outline some of these loses and offer theories on why the loses did or did not affect the Morgan's views on race relations.
Essay Topic 3
Examine the setting of the novel "Paradise" both in terms of geography and moment in history. How crucial is the setting to the story? Could the story presented by the novel have taken place at any other location or time?
This section contains 940 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)