Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does his family think about Jack's means of coping with his emotions?
2. How does Yegudkin react to the question Jack asks him when Yegudkin has finished playing?
3. What makes Jack turn his head and look up while he is thinking and preparing the cows for milking in the barn?
4. What does Dale say to Jack as he is standing at the door?
5. With whom does Jack take his horn lessons?
Essay Topic 1
How is Jack's experience with death and loss similar to that of Yegudkin? How is it different?
Essay Topic 2
Of all the characters in the story, Betty Hawthorne has the most stability. Discuss her support system, and how her traditional role as a wife and mother help her cope with the death of her son.
Essay Topic 3
Three of the characters in this short story, Dale, Jack and Yegudkin, find redemption in their lives. What is each man's form of redemption? Compare and contrast them.
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