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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are Tom's religious beliefs?
2. When the Reverend thinks about leaving the ministry, what other career does he consider?
3. How many dates do Ed and Belle have?
4. How does Tom feel about being drunk after he sobers up?
5. Who names the girl "Tandy"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
George Willard is present in most of the stories in this book. Who is George? How do you describe him? What role does George play in the book and for the other characters of Winesburg?
Essay Topic 2
Many of the characters in "Winesburg, Ohio" move to Winesburg. Compare and contrast the reasons why some of these characters move to Winesburg, as well as what the move and Winesburg means to them. How are these characters used in the novel, especially compared to the Winesburg natives?
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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