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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Sula says she may be __________, but she has lived a full life.
2. What happens to Nel's husband?
3. Sula returns to Medallion accompanied by a plague of __________.
4. Who does Sula help in the wedding planning?
5. What is getting renovations?
Essay Topic 1
Eva is constantly taking in new people into her home, but what are her motivations for doing so? What does she say her motivations are? What do you think she really wants from these people? How do her actions in taking people in affect those boarders? Are there any success stories of the people who have lived in her home?
Essay Topic 2
Shadrack seems to be suffering from significant mental issues at the beginning of the story. Do you think Shadrack was always plagued with these issues or were they caused by something else? If so, what? What is the reason for your answer? What is happening to Shadrack in the hospital? Why is he not seen as having issues that need medical attention? What is Shadrack a symbol of in this story? Why is this important?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the scene that includes Chicken Little, Sula, and Nel. What happens in this scene? What do you think Sula and Nel both thought when he did not emerge from the water? Do they feel guilty about their actions at this point? Why or why not? Do you think Shadrack understands what has happened? Why or why not? What does this scene say about Sula?
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