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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of Alice's relatives is thought to be a full blood Cherokee?
2. What type of people does Taylor have a job driving around town?
3. Which of the following characters does NOT die in Cash's stories?
4. What gift does Cash send to Alice, letting her know that he is interested?
5. What does the woman Taylor is driving at the opening of the chapter say that she has forgotten?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Gabriel Fourkiller acts as a silent character throughout the novel. He is often spoken about, but is never directly involved in the story line. Describe who Gabriel Fourkiller is, and then explain how his character affected the fight over Turtle's custody.
Essay Topic 2
Both Alice and Taylor define themselves as being strong-willed women that do not need a man to survive, but both women's opinions of themselves change throughout the course of the novel. Describe the viewpoint that mother and daughter shared about men at the beginning of the novel, and describe how their views about men gradually changed by the end of the novel.
Essay Topic 3
Turtle often associates her fears with horses. Describe a moment when Turtle remembers horses as linked to her childhood at the Indian reservation, and then explain how the imagery of horses expanded, and was used in connection to Annawake and her search for Taylor and Turtle.
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