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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Jake describe his wife?
2. What frightens Gitl about Mamie?
3. Why does Getl get a kerchief?
4. How much money does Rouvke save by the time he is 25?
5. What do the other peddlers do after Hanele leaves Rouyke for Gospodin?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Flora disappointed at the end of "The Imported Bridegroom"?
2. How do Rouvke's old townspeople feel about him?
3. How does Jake feel when he first sees his wife and son in the United States?
4. How does Rouvke feel about Peretz's financial issues?
5. What is Flora's father's first impression of Pravly when he returns there in Chapter Three of "The Imported Bridegroom"?
6. How do Flora and her father disagree over her marriage prospects?
7. How does Mr. Bernstein upset Gitl?
8. What happens when Flora's father hears the sermon in Chapter Two of "The Imported Bridegroom"?
9. What does Jake say he did when he came to the United States?
10. What role does Mrs. Kohan play in Rouvke's marriage?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast two of the stories from this collection.
Essay Topic 2
How does the author use irony to send a message in this collection of stories?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast at least two protagonists from this collection of stories. Explain why you think they are similar and different, using the book to support your place.
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