9th Grade English: Tutoring Solution

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20 chapters in 9th Grade English: Tutoring Solution

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Lesson 1 - Ernest Hemingway: Biography, Works, and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Mark Twain: Biography, Works, and Style as a Regionalist Writer  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Plot Summary and Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - John Steinbeck: Grapes of Wrath and Other Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Of Mice and Men: Summary and Analysis of Steinbeck's Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Herman Melville: Moby-Dick Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - To Kill a Mockingbird: Summary, Analysis and Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - The Old Man and the Sea: Summary, Characters & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - All Quiet on the Western Front: Summary and Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Edith Wharton: Biography and Major Novels  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - David Copperfield: Character Analysis & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - E.B. White: Biography, Facts, Books, Essays & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Edgar Rice Burroughs: Books & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Jack London: Biography, Books & Short Stories  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Jeff Kinney: Biography, Facts & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Number the Stars: Summary, Characters & Setting  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Catcher in the Rye: Characters, Themes & Symbols  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - The Red Badge of Courage: Summary, Characters & Setting  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Tuck Everlasting: Summary, Characters & Author  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Willa Cather's O Pioneers! - Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Zane Grey: Biography & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Alliteration in The House on Mango Street  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Personification in The House on Mango Street  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Edgar Allan Poe: Biography, Works, and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Poe's The Cask of Amontillado: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Washington Irving: Biography, Works, and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Irving's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Washington Irving's Rip Van Winkle: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The Devil and Tom Walker by Washington Irving: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The Most Dangerous Game: Summary and Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Scarlet Ibis: Summary, Setting & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Hills Like White Elephants and Other Hemingway Stories  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Author Rick Bass: Biography & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Charles Chesnutt: Biography & Short Stories  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - John Updike: Biography, Short Stories & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Katherine Mansfield: Short Stories & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Ray Bradbury: Biography, Books & Stories  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Sherwood Anderson: Biography, Books & Short Stories  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The Magic Barrel by Bernard Malamud: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Rich Brother: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Story of an Hour: Setting & Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - The Veldt by Ray Bradbury: Analysis & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - The Lady, or the Tiger? - Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Henry James Short Stories  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - The Things They Carried: Summary, Characters & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Barbara Kingsolver: Biography, Books & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Things Fall Apart: Summary, Characters & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Cormac McCarthy: Biography, Novels & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Amy Tan: The Joy Luck Club & Other Novels  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Elie Wiesel's Night: Summary, History & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Ian McEwan Novels: Saturday and Atonement  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Kite Runner: Summary, Characters & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Kurt Vonnegut: Biography, Works & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Graeme Base: Biography & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - One Hundred Years of Solitude: Summary, Characters & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Peter Temple: Biography & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Who is Daisy Meadows? - Biography, Facts & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Voyage of the Frog: Summary & Plot  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Gary Paulsen: Biography, Books & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Yann Martel: Biography, Books & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Laura Numeroff: Books & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls: Summary, Characters & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Summary of The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - And Then There Were None: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - And Then There Were None: Characters & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - And Then There Were None Character Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - And Then There Were None: Setting & Theme  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Hyperbole in The Book Thief  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - The People of Sparks: Summary & Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Touching Spirit Bear Vocabulary  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - The Enemy by V.S. Naipaul: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Shakespeare's Sonnets: Reading and Interpreting the Major Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Introduction to Edmund Spenser: The Faerie Queene and Sonnets  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Introduction to Ben Jonson: Poems, Plays and Shakespeare  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Glossary of Literary Terms: Poetry  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Poem Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Edgar Allan Poe's The Raven: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Emily Dickinson: Poems and Poetry Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - A.E. Housman: Biography & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Anne Bronte: Pseudonym, Poems & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Chief Dan George: Biography & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - For the Union Dead by Robert Lowell: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - The Road Not Taken: Symbolism & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Who is Maya Angelou? - Biography, Books, Poetry & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Epic Hero: Definition, Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Jose Marti: Poems, Quotes, Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Teaching Poetry in Middle School  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Onomatopoeia in the Raven by Edgar Allan Poe  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Hyperbole in The Raven  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Summary of Rain in Summer by HW Longfellow  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Rain in Summer by HW Longfellow: Analysis & Themes  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - What is a Metaphor? - Examples, Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Synecdoche vs. Metonymy: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Cliches, Paradoxes & Equivocations: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Similes in Literature: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Personification and Apostrophe: Differences & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Types of Irony: Examples & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Allusion and Illusion: Definitions and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - What Are Literary Motifs? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Point of View: First, Second & Third Person  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Narrators in Literature: Types and Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - What is Foreshadowing? - Types, Examples & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What is Catharsis? - Definition, Examples & History in Literature and Drama  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Allegory in Literature: History, Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Consonance, Assonance, and Repetition: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Understatement & Litotes: Differences, Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Euphemism: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Symbolism & Imagery in Literature: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Unreliable Narrator: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Climax in Literature: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Metonymy: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Personification in Literature: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - What is a Tall Tale? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - What is Genre? - Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - What Is the Peanut Gallery? - Meaning & Origin  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Anthropomorphic Personification: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz

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