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A Lesson Before Dying Literary Analysis Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. _____ began as the teacher in this story, but _____ becomes the moral teacher who shares a powerful message through his act of bravery.

Question 2 2. Grant's girlfriend, Vivian, _____ her circumstances as a black teacher.

Question 3 3. Grant is an _____ teaching school in a church.

Question 4 4. In this story, Grant saw the _____ that occurred between the blacks and whites.

Question 5 5. In Ernest Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying, _____ is compared to Christ.

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Question 6 6. This book provides a _____ and _____ commentary on the struggles faced by African Americans in the early 20th century.

Question 7 7. Throughout the story line, _____ tensions are seen in the division of town, wealth, respect, and justice.

Question 8 8. What term is given to the time in American history when the African Americans were no longer slaves, but they were still treated like slaves in many ways?

Question 9 9. In this Southern town, there were injustices based on _____.

Question 10 10. Who became the real teacher to the community of Bayonne, Louisiana?

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Question 11 11. In A Lesson Before Dying, _____ reminds Grant of the great state of Louisiana.

Question 12 12. In Ernest Gaines' novel A Lesson Before Dying, what biblical scene is portrayed in a picture on the teacher's classroom wall?

Question 13 13. A Lesson Before Dying narrates the story of _____, who is executed for a murder he didn't commit.

Question 14 14. In Ernest Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying, Reverend Ambrose is upset that Jefferson spends so much time with his _____ in jail.

Question 15 15. This book took place during the _____ era where racial tension still existed.

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