Vocabulary for 11B Midterm
(from the short works in the textbook)
The Scarlet Letter Quiz 5 Study Guide
Chapter 21 The New England Holiday
1. What mixed feelings of Hesters are described on page 108?
2. How does Hawthorne link Pearls high-spirited attitude to Hesters own feelings?
3. What does Pearl realize about Dimmes
The Scarlet Letter Quiz 4 Study Guide
Chapter 17 The Pastor and His Parishioner
1. Upon seeing one another, why do Hester and Dimmesdale feel the need to confirm the others true existence? Explain.
2. Dimmesdale says he would have been at peace had he bee
The Scarlet Letter Quiz 3 Study Guide
Chapter 13 - Another View of Hester
Now the A stands for something in addition to adultery and artist, what is it and why do the townspeople believe this?
What does the scarlet letter had the effect of a cross o
The Scarlet Letter Quiz 2 Study Guide
Chapter 6 Pearl
1. What is the significance of Pearls name?
2. Pearl has no friends. How does she react to, and what does she think about, this situation?
3. Is it right that Hester remains in the community despite he
The Scarlet Letter Quiz 1 Study Guide
Chapter 1 The Prison-Door
1. What symbolism could the weeds and rose bush have in chapter one?
Chapter 2 The Market-Place
2. Why do you think the women crowded around the prison thought a group of women should be hand
The Crucible Review Questions (IMPORTANT)
What new type of evidence was allowed in the witch trials? What problems did it cause?
Why people would admit that they were witches even though they were not?
How does Hale put the Proctors to the test? What is h
Short Stories Review- Transcendentalism and Civil Rights Works
You should be familiar with the basic plot of each story as well as the theme of the work, any literary terms we
applied to each (The Devil and Tom Walker- stock character, Dr. Heideggers Expe
Midterm Review- Terms, Authors, Works
You should be able to define and apply the following literary terms:
Great Gatsby Test Questions
1. Who was killed outside Wilsons garage and how did it happen?
2. What does Tom want to make sure George knows? Why?
3. When Jordan asks Nick to come in and have some supper on the evening of the accident, she says,No use
Great Gatsby Review Questions- Nicks Arrival, Dinner, Valley of Ashes, and Daisy
Nick Arrives in the East
1. What advice did Nick Carraways father give him? What does it mean?
2. In what year and season does the story take place?
3. To what town has Nick
Gatsby and Daisy
What information does Jordan tell Nick about Daisy and Gatsbys relationship, why Gatsby
bought his house, and his plan for his reunion with her?
What happened the day before Daisy and Toms wedding?
What does Gatsby do to prepare
Colonial Era Works Review
Olaudah Equianos slave narrative, "The Interesting Narrative of the Olaudah Equiano"
What differences did he note between African slaveholders and European slaveholders?
What things seemed to be the greatest losses for him in his