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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Gun owners have ___________ left to buy weapons before they are banned.
2. Where are Henry Bowman and Allen Kane planning to go on their trip out West?
3. What is the theme Henry Bowman and his friends see in the FBI raids?
4. What are Henry Bowman and his uncle concerned about, following Bobby Kennedy's murder?
5. What is about to happen when Henry Bowman encounters this scene?
Essay Topic 1
How would this book be different if were told from the perspective of a black man, a woman, or someone else? How would Native Americans tell this story differently? How is the story limited by being told about a white man?
Essay Topic 2
Debate the interpretation of the Second Amendment. Does it allow concealed weapons? Assault rifles? What role should the government have in regulating these things?
Essay Topic 3
Evaluate the claim that Henry Bowman is an American hero. How does he rate compared to other American heroes? What traits are heroic? What traits are tragic or anti-heroic?
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