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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What strange luxury does Mother buy in the winter?
2. Why is Paul winning money?
3. What whispers to Paul after Mother gets her birthday money?
4. Who does Paul win the money in the big race for?
5. What is hired for Paul after Mother gets her birthday money?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Despair was a theme that was placed in a number of sensitive places in this plot. What are some of these places, and what role did despair play in this book?
Essay Topic 2
Please describe how Paul used the rocking horse, and what symbolism this had on the book.
Essay Topic 3
What were some of the forms of foreshadowing used in this book, and how did those moments affect the course of the plot?
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