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The Keepers of the House Test | Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What rolls down the road when the moon is small, according to Margaret?



2. What is the last name of the cousins that Abigail goes on an outing with once or twice a month?



3. What does Margaret give to Little Matthew?



4. At one point during the grandmother's funeral, Margaret wishes she was _____________.



5. What name did the Howland place once go by that an ancestor tried unsuccessfully to bring back?



Essay Topics

In the first section of the book, the reader is introduced to Abigail. Although no specifics are given, it's evident that Abigail has been through a lot. Describe Abigail's mood. What in the first section helps you arrive at your conclusions?

Describe what the author means by "keep your heart ticking under the sheltering arches of your ribs."

Identify five examples of racial tension in "The Keepers of the House," and analyze them.

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