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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Martin's wife?
2. What is unusual about Madame Zilensky mentioning the King of Finland?
3. Who does Ferris call from his hotel room?
4. In what state did Martin and Emily live before moving to the big city?
5. Why will Bitsy's young jockey friend never ride a horse in a race again?
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 author uses more than one iteration on the theme of loss. Identify at least two themes about loss in the stories. Then cite an example to support each theme you name.
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Cousin Lymon. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him, if anything, at this point in her life?
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