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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the groom do?
2. Who is ringing the bell as the tunnel collapses?
3. Who is the boy who comes to Sula's door to ask for bottles?
4. What does Sula insist on being in the wedding?
5. What job does the groom really want?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
When Hannah asks her mother if she ever loved her children, it becomes a heated debate. What do you think Eva thinks about her actions? Do you think she loves/loved her children? What are some indications that Eva did love and care for her children? Cite three examples of ways Eva took care of her children.
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