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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Mr. Gilman want Anne and Helen to do?
2. Who was Ragnhild Kaata?
3. How does her lack of sight and hearing sometimes make Helen feel?
4. What does Helen indicate is the only thing that great poetry needs for interpretation?
5. What was the one exhibit that Helen could not explore?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In what way was the account in this autobiography different from any personal background knowledge you had previously about Helen Keller? Why do you think it may be different?
Essay Topic 2
Why do you think Helen does so much namedropping throughout this novel? Do you believe it is necessary? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Do you think Helen would have been able to continue her studies if Anne had had to accept a different position? What do you think was Anne's influence on Helen's studies?
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