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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. At what age did Helen begin her formal schooling?
2. How does her lack of sight and hearing sometimes make Helen feel?
3. What does Helen enjoy at museums and art stores?
4. In what year did Helen finally enter Radcliffe?
5. Who was Ragnhild Kaata?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why do you think there would be many times throughout Helen's life that she would be accused of being less than genuine? Do you think these judgments were fair? Why or why not?
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
In what ways was Helen's development similar to that of a so called normal child? In what ways was her development different? Do you think that she skipped any developmental milestones that other children experienced?
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