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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Tom tell George he wants to experience when he is drinking?
2. Why does Elmer take twenty dollars from the store?
3. What happens with Elizabeth tells Dr. Reefy about the time she tries to run away?
4. When Ray is buying groceries, what does he tell Hal?
5. Why does Enoch lock the woman in his building in his apartment?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does the farm work as a setting in "Winesburg, Ohio"? Discuss the use of the farm as a setting, including the emotions connected with farms, family obligation, events tied to farms and the symbolic language used to describe farms.
Essay Topic 2
A variety of occupations are represented in this novel. Choose four occupations and describe the characters that hold these jobs. What is symbolic about these careers and what do they represent in "Winesburg, Ohio"?
Essay Topic 3
Some readers describe "Winesburg, Ohio" as being amoral. What supports the lack of morality in this novel? Do you agree with this description? Why/why not?
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