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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. To what does Thoreau compare his body?
2. In what state is Walden Pond located?
3. Thoreau is inclined to be a...
4. What kind of literature does Thoreau like best?
5. Where was it rumored that Col. Quoil had been a soldier?
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay expressing your opinion on hunting. Be sure to address:
1 - Hunting for sport vs hunting for food.
2 - Any existing arguments for or against hunting.
3 - The state of hunting laws in your area.
4 - Any recommendations you have.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay describing the benefits/drawbacks of the Industrial Revolution. Be sure to address:
1 - Key inventions that allowed society to progress.
2 - Some of the issues and drawbacks of the revolution.
3 - What the world would be like if the Industrial Revolution had never occurred.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay explaining the opportunities and hardships immigrants faced in the United States in the 19th century. Do present-day immigrants have better opportunities now? What is the American dream, and is it possible to achieve it?
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