A Raisin in the Sun Study Guide

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In this course, you'll find a collection of bite-sized lessons and quizzes that cover the most important literary elements of ''A Raisin in the Sun.'' Access this course whenever you need to refresh your understanding of the novel for an upcoming exam, essay, project or homework assignment.
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3 chapters in A Raisin in the Sun Study Guide

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Lesson 2 - Lorraine Hansberry: Biography, Facts & Plays Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Literary Criticism for A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80088].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80088].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Symbols in A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Racism in A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Irony in A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80092].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80092].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - The American Dream in A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Point of View in A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80094].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80094].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - A Raisin in the Sun's Setting Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80095].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80095].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - A Raisin in the Sun Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - A Raisin in the Sun Vocabulary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[197803].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[197803].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Flashcards - A Raisin in the Sun Vocabulary Flashcards
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Lesson 2 - Beneatha in A Raisin in the Sun: Character, Quotes & Monologue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80098].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80098].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Walter in A Raisin in the Sun: Character, Quotes & Monologue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Mama in A Raisin in the Sun: Character & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80100].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80100].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - George in A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Ruth Younger in A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80102].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80102].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Dream Quotes in A Raisin in the Sun Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Flashcards - A Raisin in the Sun Character List & Flashcards

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