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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When the Mesington family moves away from Willow, Colorado, what state do they move to?
2. From what ailment did Richard Allen Mesington suffer as an infant?
3. How old is Richard Allen Mesington when he stops believing in Santa Claus?
4. What is Richard Allen Mesinger doing at the moment he is killed?
5. How many close friends does Richard Allen Mesington have during the first few years of his life?
Essay Topic 1
The novel portrays the British during the American Revolutionary War as violent and foolhardy. Do you agree with this portrayal? Discuss why enemy troops always are vituperated in the media.
Essay Topic 2
Cornish McManus is described as an excellent gunsmith but an indifferent shot. Discuss how it is possible to be very good at one thing but not very good at something else that is closely associated.
Essay Topic 3
Describe the processes that Cornish McManus used to manufacture the rifle.
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