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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Tandy think of her name?
2. Why does the drunken stranger move to Winesburg?
3. What is Wash's job?
4. Why does Tom steal $1.75?
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
Compare and contrast the two doctors featured in "Winesburg, Ohio". How are Dr. Parcival and Dr. Reefy alike? Different? What roles do they play in the lives of other characters?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
The format of "Winesburg, Ohio" is unique. How does this format help Anderson convey his message about the people of Winesburg? Is this an effective device? How does the format help or hurt the stories of these characters?
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