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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Tatyana realize she is in love with Dalsky?
2. Why does Tatyana consider returning to Boris?
3. What does Mr. Lipman tell Reb Avrom about America?
4. Why does Heyman wait to visit Beile after she leaves the shop with David?
5. How many rooms are in the apartment Nathan pays for?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the theme of Americanization as presented in this collection of stories. What is the role of Americanization? How does American culture impact each of these characters? Use the text to support your claims.
Essay Topic 2
Explore courtship, marriage and love throughout these stories. Giving examples from the book, compare and contrast these ideas and themes, and explain the author's message.
Essay Topic 3
Examine the use of New York City as a setting. How does setting function as a character?
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