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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mike Fink think of life?
2. What does de Maurepas deny Ta-Kumsaw and his people?
3. Who is sent back to Vigor Church?
4. Why is Tenska-Tawa sending Alvin with Ta-Kumsaw?
5. Why does Measure take on the curse when he isn't obligated?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss how myths and legends become more magical over time. What can be attributed to these manipulations of data? How far back in history does fact become intermingled with legend and, therefore, indistinguishable? What kinds of things lead to their indistinguishable nature? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Caucasian and Native American relations since settlers arrived from Europe. Under what precedence did Caucasian people take over the land that had once belonged strictly to the native peoples?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the difference in Measure and Alvin's approach to family. What is the most important thing in regards to Measure, the thing that trumps all other considerations? Is this a narrow perspective? Explain. Is Alvin's concern a greater cause in general? With whose opinion do you identify and why?
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