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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Locke recall that the woman across from him on the train ate?
2. What is the name of the family's bull?
3. Where did the man in #15 live?
4. What is Tom's answer to the question in #46?
5. What does Locke say is all he ate on a train from Washington to San Francisco?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Ginny recall about meeting Tom Powell, the man she would one day marry?
2. How do Ginny and Tom differ in their views of how to help the Bright family with money and pantry items?
3. Describe Locke's encounter with a demon-possessed man in the Philippines.
4. Describe Ginny's experience when she begins to speak in tongues.
5. How does Ginny view her brother, Locke?
6. What was the Happyland Colony, and what bad memory does Tom have of it?
7. What was Ginny's opinion of her looks all through her life?
8. How are Ginny's views of speaking in tongues in conflict with those of Locke's?
9. How does Tom fit in with Ginny's family when be is courting her?
10. Who is Ginny's first child and in what way does she think her marriage changes?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Tom. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him--if anything--at this point in his life?
Essay Topic 2
Project into the future ten years and write a brief synopsis for the lives of Ginny and her family. Be sure to include emotional states as well as physical characteristics, geographic locations, work, hobbies, socialization, etc.
Essay Topic 3
The author uses some important instances of flashbacks in the story. Explain what a flashback is and cite at least two examples making sure to explain what makes each a flashback.
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