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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Doc say has caused cancer in his patients?
2. Who does Abbzug believe to be sexist?
3. Where does Doc go after surgery?
4. What awakens Hayduke during the night?
5. Who does Smith return to the following morning?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss elements of the narrative structure: exposition, conflict, complication, climax, resolution and conclusion. Do all the elements make for a logical and linear story? How does the story's structure express the book's themes?
Essay Topic 2
What are the main turning points of the book? How does Abbey develop his story to get to each turning point? What happens to the story after a major turning point?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the author's writing style. How would you describe the author's prose style? What kind of vocabulary does he use? What meaning does the author's style give to the story?
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