|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Miss Larner cry a bit in regret?
2. What does Alvin want from the new schoolteacher?
3. What did Gertie Smith give Alvin to munch on?
4. When had Arthur last seen the boat?
5. What is Measure's wifes' name?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the idea of respect in this novel. Of what importance is respect among the White people in this novel? Of what importance is respect in today's era? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the way the Red man, or Native Americans are talked about in this novel. References to the Native Americans are mostly spoken of in what tense? What does this lead the reader to believing in regards to the timeline?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the newer forms of technology that are talked about in the novel for the era that the novel was set. What are some of the newer ideas, concepts, and things that are discussed when the reader takes into account that the novel was set in the early 1800s?
This section contains 919 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)