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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In the obituary that Roxanna shows Reuben and Swede, what month did Cassidy die?
2. What type of jacket is Davy wearing when Reuben sees him on a trail near Roxanna's?
3. When Reuben is finally allowed in Roxanna's barn, what does he do?
4. Where does Jeremiah say that the time will change from Central to Mountain Time?
5. What painter does Reuben think would have done a good job of painting Roxanna by the fire in the Badlands?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Extraordinary events occur frequently in the novel. Argue whether these events are miracles using examples from the book to support your position.
Essay Topic 2
The title of the book is taken from a hymn. Discuss how the hymn, "It is Well with My Soul," relates to the characters in the story.
Essay Topic 3
Jeremiah frequently believes in things that seem to have no likelihood of happening. Discuss Jeremiah's faith using examples from the book.
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