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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Granny hesitant about the last scheme?
2. Where does the stranger shoot Buck?
3. What does Aunt Louisa do when she arrives in Jefferson?
4. How does Granny respond to the soldier's accusations about her scheme?
5. How does Mrs. Compson know Louisa?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Matriarchs and patriarchs in "The Unvanquished" are the clearest embodiments of the themes of the book. Discuss the role that the matriarchs and patriarchs play in the narrative, message, and themes.
Essay Topic 2
In the tumultuous context of the Civil War, betrayal and revenge are common occurrences. Discuss the different instances of revenge and betrayal in "The Unvanquished" and how it relates to the book's portrait of humanity.
Essay Topic 3
The moments of good versus evil are the moments where Bayard's true maturity is forced and shown. The villains play a pivotal role in the progression of the narrative, characters and message. Discuss how the villains are significant and what their impact is on "The Unvanquished."
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