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Analysis of American Literature Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Brad employs the personification technique in all of his most recent plays. Given this information, which of the following is most likely NOT a line from Brad's latest play?

Question 2 2. How can you determine a poem's rhyme scheme?

Question 3 3. Symbolism is a technique by which _____.

Question 4 4. How can the narrator impact the story of a novel?

Question 5 5. What is the theme of a short story?

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Question 6 6. Why does Whitman use the phrase depart as air in his poem Song of Myself?

Question 7 7. Call me Ishmael., the opening line of Herman Melville's novel Moby-Dick, is an example of _____.

Question 8 8. How do you know when a poem is written in free verse?

Question 9 9. What is the term for the unit of rhythm in a line of poetry?

Question 10 10. An unreliable narrator is one that _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following expressions uses metaphor?

Question 12 12. You enter the room and sit down. This is an example of _____.

Question 13 13. The difference between an iambic foot and a trochaic foot is that _____.

Question 14 14. The meter of the poem is its _____.

Question 15 15. What is the mood of a short story?

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Question 16 16. How can diction affect a story's tone?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is an example of a simile?

Question 18 18. How does the third person limited narrator differ from third person omniscient narrator in an American novel?

Question 19 19. What is the setting of a short story?

Question 20 20. What is the tone of a short story?

Analysis of American Literature Chapter Exam Instructions

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