Amongst Women Test | Final Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 131 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.

Amongst Women Test | Final Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 131 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Amongst Women Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who stood in for Moran during Maggie's wedding?

2. Who else in the family also advocated for Maggie to leave and train as a nurse?

3. What does Nell Morahan do for a living?

4. Michael is caught flirting with Nell Morahan. What is her reputation?

5. What does Michael do that makes Nell worry?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Moran do when he finds out Michael quit school?

2. Why does Moran make the entire family join him in the ritual of the Rosary?

3. Why do the children appreciate Rose as a new addition to the family?

4. How does Moran respond to Michael's new way of life?

5. Why is Maggie so confident when she leaves for London?

6. As time goes on, what becomes the most important thing in Moran's life?

7. What is it about Moran that seems to regulate the mood in the house?

8. How does the family respond to Maggie's fiance, Mark O'Donaghue?

9. What does Mark do that Moran finds ludicrous?

10. What shocks the girls at the St. Stephens Day dance?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Discuss the idea of gender roles as portrayed in the novel.

1. Do you think this novel is portrays women in a positive light? Why or why not?

2. Do you think that the men in the novel show respect to the women in their lives? If so, how? If not, why do you think they disrespect women? Use examples from the novel to support your opinions.

Essay Topic 2

Much of this novel takes place in the past through the use of flashbacks. Why do you think the author worked backwards in such a way rather than chronologically? Do you think these flashbacks helped in the development in the characters and if so, how?

Essay Topic 3

Foreshadowing is often used in literature. It gives the reader insight into what might happen in the future. In Amongst Women, the author utilizes foreshadowing from the very beginning. Did the foreshadowing give the reader a better insight into what was to come? Or did it simply create more questions and suspense? State your opinion and support your answer with examples of foreshadowing from the novel.

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 775 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Amongst Women Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Amongst Women from BookRags. (c)2024 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.