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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many Sioux Indians are sentenced to death for their part in the war between the Sioux and the white settlers?
2. What is the name of Karl's home parish?
3. Where is Klas and Marta's home located?
4. Karl builds a coffin for Kristina with boards that had been intended for what?
5. Who is Miss Skalrud?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Kristina. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What is her daily life like? What motivates her during his lifetime?
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of Karl Oskar. 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 kind of life does he live? What motivates him during his lifetime?
Essay Topic 3
Explain the concept of loneliness as it exhibits in the story. Which of the characters are lonely? Are they all lonely in some way? Explain the loneliness and the methods and attempts to overcome it.
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