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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. To which building was Denver invited to attend a ceremony to honor Deborah?
2. What did Deborah do, despite the doctor's opinion?
3. For what did Denver pray all night?
4. How did Mr. Ballantine arrive at the mission?
5. What was the turning point in the relationship between Denver, Deborah and Ron?
Essay Topic 1
Sharecropping has been called a modern form of slavery. It was all Denver knew for the first thirty years of his life.
Part 1. Explain how sharecropping works.
Part 2. Describe the life of the sharecropper who harvests the land.
Part 3. Explain who the Man is.
Essay Topic 2
At the conclusion of the book, Denver and Ron bonded together in many ways.
Part 1. Describe their trip to Red River Parish and how Ron reacted to seeing the way Denver grew up.
Part 2. Explain where Ron went to live at the end of the story and how he brought Denver with him.
Part 3. Did Denver truly become the poor man who saved the city with his wisdom, as Deborah predicted? In what ways did he fulfill her prophecy? Explain and describe.
Essay Topic 3
When Denver first arrived at the mission, he kept to himself and was considered a loner. Still, Deborah Hall sought him out.
Part 1. Describe how Deborah first approached Denver and how Denver felt about her.
Part 2. Explain the dream Deborah had and why she thought Denver might be the man from her dream.
Part 3. Explain how Deborah's influence led Denver to become more active in the mission. In what types of activities did Denver become involved?
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