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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Christine's due date with Rayona?
2. What does Christine jokingly call Elgin when she introduces him to other Indians?
3. What does Aunt Ida call Christine when her daughter comes to collect the package from Charlene?
4. What does Father Tom give to Christine?
5. What does Dayton buy for Christine and Rayona?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the use of symbolism throughout the novel. Where is it used, and to what effect? Does the symbolism correspond with any themes?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the use of popular culture throughout the novel and the thread it provides to tie many aspects of the novel together.
Essay Topic 3
Choose one of the following characters to discuss the internal struggle between a character's strength and weakness, focusing not only on the character who best exemplifies this struggle, but also has moments of triumph.
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