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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the father of Madame Zilensky's children?
2. What topic of conversation creates anxiety in Andy?
3. In what state did Martin and Emily live before moving to the big city?
4. What does Mr. Brook ultimately do with Madame Zilensky?
5. What is a symbol for the passage of time in Ferris' life?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Carson McCullers is famous for her use of outcast characters in her fiction. Select three characters and explain what makes them such outcasts either physically or in demeanor.
Essay Topic 2
The frustration of unfulfilled affection touches several characters in the story. Name at least two characters who experience unfulfilled love and the situations that occur as a result.
Essay Topic 3
The author uses more than one iteration on the motif of life-death-life. Identify at least two motifs about life-death-life in the book. Then cite an example to support each answer.
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