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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. At which school did Gertrude study music?
2. Who testified on Zitkala-Sa's behalf before a senate sub-committee?
3. Who was Ohiya?
4. Zitkala-Sa wanted peyote to be ____________________.
5. In what year did the U.S. government finally award the Utes their $3 million?
Essay Topic 1
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of disappointment. Identify at least two characters who either embody or experience disappointment then cite an example to support your answers.
Essay Topic 2
Describe the overall setting and time period for Gertrude's young adulthood? What was America like during this time period? How important are the time period and setting to the attitudes and issues of Gertrude, her family and friends?
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Zitkala-Sa. What did she look like? What were her positive personality traits? What were some of her negative characteristics? What were her hopes and fears? Was she strong or weak? What were her primary motivations during her life?
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