19th Century Literature - 11th Grade: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Thoreau's Civil Disobedience encourage Americans to oppose immoral government spending?

Question 2 2. Henry David Thoreau was opposed to government spending on which of the following?

Question 3 3. How did Thoreau make money during his time near Walden pond?

Question 4 4. What makes Willa Carther's My Antonia unique for its time?

Question 5 5. What happened when Henry David Thoreau refused to pay the poll tax?

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Question 6 6. In Kate Chopin's 'The Story of an Hour,' what does Louise discovers after her husband's death?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements about Thoreau's time near Walden Pond is FALSE?

Question 8 8. In what way did Emerson believe intuition was useful?

Question 9 9. What is the prevailing moral dilemma that plagues Huck throughout the novel?

Question 10 10. Why did Henry David Thoreau choose to spend two years in a cabin?

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Question 11 11. Who were the Duke and the King?

Question 12 12. How have people's perceptions of Leaves of Grass changed over the years?

Question 13 13. Emily Dickinson used _____to illustrate how we are all interrelated.

Question 14 14. In Willa Cather's My Antonia, why does Jim admire Antonia so much?

Question 15 15. Which of the following poetry techniques did Emily Dickinson use in her poems?

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Question 16 16. Transcendentalists valued all of the following EXCEPT _____.

Question 17 17. Why is Willa Cather's My Antonia such a lasting literary masterpiece?

Question 18 18. How does Kate Chopin's 'The Story of an Hour' communicate the idea that marriage can be oppressive for women?

Question 19 19. Who is the protagonist of Kate Chopin's 'The Story of an Hour'?

Question 20 20. How do Huck and Jim show that they really care for one another?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT one of the ways that the plot reveals the hypocrisies of the time period?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is the BEST description of Ethan Frome?

Question 23 23. Why was The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn banned from schools and libraries?

Question 24 24. According to Emerson, why are nonconformists important?

Question 25 25. What is the basic message of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn?

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Question 26 26. What does Willa Cather's My Antonia reveal about American life during that time?

Question 27 27. What literary movement did Henry David Thoreau belong to?

Question 28 28. Who were the protagonists of Kate Chopin's stories?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT characteristic of Mark Twain's writing?

Question 30 30. What was Edith Wharton's breakthrough novel, published in 1905?

19th Century Literature - 11th Grade: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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