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American Prose for 12th Grade: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Hemingway's journalism background likely affect his work?

Question 2 2. The title 'For Whom the Bell Tolls' is a reference to a poem by _____.

Question 3 3. Which aspect of the character of Frederic Henry in A Farewell to Arms was NOT inspired by Hemingway's own life?

Question 4 4. Requiem for a Nun is a sequel to which novel?

Question 5 5. In For Whom the Bell Tolls, whose death prompts Robert Jordan to believe the fascists know of the Republican plan?

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Question 6 6. What does the rain signify in A Farewell to Arms?

Question 7 7. What was the final novel Fitzgerald completed during his lifetime?

Question 8 8. Why is This Side of Paradise considered a Modernist novel?

Question 9 9. In The Grapes of Wrath, what does Tom Joad conclude he is destined to be?

Question 10 10. In The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, who is Jay Gatsby's love interest?

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Question 11 11. How did F. Scott Fitzgerald support himself financially?

Question 12 12. What is the third novel in the Snopes trilogy by William Faulkner in addition to The Hamlet and The Town?

Question 13 13. In A Farewell to Arms, where do Catherine and Frederic run away to after Frederic leaves the army? Why?

Question 14 14. Fitzgerald reached a wide audience with short stories published in which magazine?

Question 15 15. in For Whom the Bell Tolls, Robert Jordan resigns himself to his fate when what occurs?

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Question 16 16. Why was The Great Gatsby not well regarded by some readers when it was originally published?

Question 17 17. The character Lennie in Of Mice and Men is not aware of his _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following is TRUE about many of the characters in Steinbeck's works?

Question 19 19. Which phrase accurately describes F. Scott Fitzgerald's marriage to Zelda?

Question 20 20. Why is The Sound and the Fury considered a challenging novel to follow?

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Question 21 21. How is the message of enduring friendship exemplified in Of Mice and Men?

Question 22 22. Which novel is widely considered to have established Hemingway's legacy as a great American writer?

Question 23 23. Which of the following titles is a short story written by Ernest Hemingway?

Question 24 24. Why does much of Steinbeck's work focus on the lives of farmers and migrant workers?

Question 25 25. What does the green light signify in The Great Gatsby?

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Question 26 26. Why did Faulkner go to Hollywood to write screenplays?

Question 27 27. The Great Gatsby is conveyed from the perspective of Nick Carraway, which means what?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is common criticism of the character of Catherine Barkley in A Farewell to Arms?

Question 29 29. How does Hemingway portray the value of life in 'For Whom the Bell Tolls'?

Question 30 30. Which Steinbeck's novel includes significant Biblical imagery, particularly references to Cain and Abel?

American Prose for 12th Grade: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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