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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Yegudkin give his lessons on Saturdays?
2. Where does Jack take his French horn lessons?
3. On what day are Jack's music lessons?
4. What are the names of Jack's aunt and uncle who are in the house for Dale's homecoming?
5. What does Jack realize when he is doing his chores the night after lunch with Phoebe?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The women in the story play minor roles yet are important to moving the story forward. Choose two women in "Redemption" and discuss their roles and the importance of those roles in the story.
Essay Topic 2
Although this is a piece of fiction, Gardner did live on a farm and did run over his brother with a tractor when they were young. Does it help or hinder to know the basis of this story is part of the writer's experience?
Essay Topic 3
Who are Dale and Betty Hawthorne? What are they like before the accident and after? How does the death of their son affect them?
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