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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In the garden the narrator prays
2. After her experience in the water, the narrator feels
3. The narrator believes her mother has become
4. The narrator describes Anna as
5. David and Anna joke about
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Andrea Dworking said, "Marriage meant the taking [of a woman by force] was to extend in time, to be not only use of but possession of, or ownership." Write an essay in which you defend or refute this statement based on evidence from the text.
Essay Topic 2
Consider the narrator's definition of American. What does it mean to be an American according to the narrator? Who or what in the novel is represented by the term American and why?
Essay Topic 3
Consider the ideas of paths, roads, and travels in Atwood's novel. What do these concrete ideas represent for the narrator, and how do they contribute to Atwood's message?
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