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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Bitsy looks at the table of elegant food with longing and _____________.
2. Emily states that Martin always favored _____________.
3. Who is Ferris' fiance?
4. What is Madame Zilensky's claim to fame?
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
Describe the overall settings for the stories. Why does the author use the settings she does? What is the time period of the stories? How important is the time period to the attitudes and issues of the characters?
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
There are several events of foreshadowing in "Ballad of the Sad Cafe". Define foreshadowing. Cite at least two situations in the story that serve as foreshadowing.
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