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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Karl believe about the Indians?
2. One day when Robert is out hunting, he sees the tracks of which kind of animal?
3. What does Karl notice about the man in #162 when he stops at his house?
4. What does Robert see in a tree that frightens him?
5. Who does Kristina ask Karl to go for to help her during the birth of her child?
Essay Topic 1
Project into the future ten years and write a brief synopsis for Karl Oskar's life. Be sure to include emotional states as well as physical characteristics, geographic locations, work, hobbies, and socialization. Will he ever return to Sweden?
Essay Topic 2
Explain the concept of loneliness as it exhibits in the story. Which of the characters are lonely? Are they all lonely in some way? Explain the loneliness and the methods and attempts to overcome it.
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Karl Oskar. 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 during his lifetime?
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