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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What causes soldiers to be sent home?
2. What are the townspeople mining?
3. What is the main punishment given to the miners?
4. Who does Lanser put in charge of finding the packages?
5. What startles Mrs. Morden while she is sitting alone in her house most nights?
Essay Topic 1
What role does symbolism play in the story and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
Essay Topic 2
Honor was something that many of the main characters were striving for in this book. Who was most affected by this pursuit, and how did it change the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Fear is a common theme in this book, presented a number of times by a number of characters. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the characters in the book?
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