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Poetry Analysis: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.7.5 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What's an ode?

Question 2 2. The Red Summer of 1919 was:

Question 3 3. Ode on a Grecian Urn is _____.

Question 4 4. Which is NOT a feature of a sonnet:

Question 5 5. In his poem, 'If We Must Die', McKay:

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Question 6 6. How are ballads different from other narrative poems?

Question 7 7. Italian sonnets are named after _____, while English sonnets are named after _____.

Question 8 8. How does Walt Whitman display his democratic ideals in Song to Myself?

Question 9 9. What is a volta?

Question 10 10. Which best describes Walt Whitman's writing and its relationship to the body in Song of Myself?

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Question 11 11. In Whitman's first stanza, when he says, O heart! heart! heart! as he sees the bleeding drops of red, Where on the deck my Captain lies, Fallen cold and dead, what stage of loss is he describing?

Question 12 12. The number of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry is called _____.

Question 13 13. The battle in the poem 'If We Must Die',

Question 14 14. After moving to the United States from Jamaica, Claude McKay became a member of:

Question 15 15. How was Lord Tennyson's idyll, Idylls of the King, different from previous idylls?

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Question 16 16. How do an elegy and a eulogy differ in terms of tone?

Question 17 17. Which type of ode used a chorus?

Question 18 18. Which stage of loss is Whitman illustrating when he says, the flag is flung--for you the bugle trills;, bouquets and ribbon'd wreaths and eager faces are used to further pay tribute to Lincoln's life?

Question 19 19. The speaker encourages his allies to:

Question 20 20. Which of the following creatures, persons or things appear in Robert Frost's poem Design?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements is FALSE?

Question 22 22. Why do old rhyming poems sometimes seem not to follow rhyme schemes?

Question 23 23. Who made free verse popular among American poets?

Question 24 24. What is the most 'unusual' aspect of Mehigan's 'The Professor'?

Question 25 25. What does it mean for a poem to have an ABAB rhyme scheme?

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Question 26 26. How is the rhyme scheme of a sonnet written out?

Question 27 27. What is a stanza?

Question 28 28. How do Shakespearean and Petrarchan sonnets differ?

Question 29 29. The pattern of five sets of unstressed/stressed iambs is called _____.

Question 30 30. How are blank verse and free verse different?

Poetry Analysis: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.7.5 Chapter Exam Instructions

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