The Rocking-Horse Winner Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of news does Mother receive when she contacts someone during the party?

2. What shows that Paul has a special power?

3. How does Paul describe the changes in his life after his mother gets the money she wants?

4. How does Mother feel after she gets her birthday money?

5. Why doesn't Oscar want Mother to have the full amount of money she wants?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

The characters in this book all had their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the book, and how this goal affected the characters around them.

Essay Topic 2

Many different characters in this plot were persuaded to do things that they would not have done of their own accord. What are some of these instances, and how did persuasion affect the course of the plot?

Essay Topic 3

Where do you think Paul got his ability to predict races? Please support your ideas with excerpts from the text.

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