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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the first to arrive and the last to leave Rachel's funeral?
2. Why do Hassel and Tom go to the Governor's Office in Charleston?
3. Who is Lech Walesa?
4. Why is Tom disheartened by saying Mass every Sunday?
5. What is the name of the newspaper where Jackie takes a job?
Essay Topic 1
Create a character study of Dillon. What are his physical characteristics? What are his motivations? What are his fears? What are his dreams? What else can you say about Dillon?
Essay Topic 2
How does the author present point of view of the story? What are the benefits and the limitations to this particular style of presenting points of view from the main characters? How is the point of view determined? Provide an example that supports your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Explain the conflict between the people who lived in the coal mining region of West Virginia and those involved in the government programs designed to provide aid.
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