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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where are the mountains?
2. What could happen if Horn crossed the missionaries?
3. What is Davidson's new relationship to Thompson?
4. What word describes Thompson's new look?
5. How does Davidson view Thompson?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
When did Davidson begin to change? What precipitated the change? Was Davidson simply reacting to his surroundings, manipulation or ego? Explain. What did the others think of the drastic change?
Essay Topic 2
Horn is an interesting and somewhat enigmatic character. Horn is not a native but seems to be accepted as one. Why? What is Horn's interest in the island? Describe Horn's business. The author also creates juxtaposition with Horn's attitudes and actions against his physical description. Examine the juxtaposition and how it is or is not effective in the story.
Essay Topic 3
The Davidsons like to assert their authority and thrust their opinions onto others. Examine the authority the couple has as missionaries. Is the authority legal or implied? If not legal, why do people comply? What is the typical reaction of those on the receiving end of Davidson's preaching?
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