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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was Shadrack's only visitor ever?
2. Who does the groom sing with?
3. What does Nel want in her life to help her through her marriage's breakup?
4. What happens to Nel's husband?
5. Who does the answer to #171 visit first?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sula's reputation in the town becomes the thing of rumors and whispers. What are some of the things people of the town are saying she is? What does this do to the rest of the town? What affect does Sula have on the town as a whole? What begins to change in the Bottom? What does this seem to show? Can one person really affect a town that much?
Essay Topic 2
Jude Green is another interesting male character that seems to be lacking any power in the story. Why does he feel as though he is less than a man? What does he do to try to prove his manliness? Is he successful in his actions? What weaknesses does Jude exhibit? What does this seem to say about the role of being a man?
Essay Topic 3
Eva leaves for 18 months and then comes back to her children, though she is missing a leg and comes back with money. What do you think has happened to Eva in this time period? Was she right for abandoning her children? Why or why not? Could Eva have survived if she hadn't left? Why or why not? Does Eva seem to be a strong person or one who is weak? Why?
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