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Literature

Lit Questions
STUDY
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Who is the author of Miss Hinch?
Henry Harrison
Miss Hinch's occupation was?
being a professional impersonator
What is the setting of Miss Hinch?
New York by a Broadway
Who is the Central Character of Miss Hinch?
Jessie Dark
Who is the antagonist of Miss Hinch?
Miss Hinch
What type of conflict does Miss Hinch reveal?
Man vs. Man
(Jessie Dark vs. Miss Hinch)
How is the Conflict in Miss Hinch resolved?
She gets caught. It was resolved satisfactorily and well.
Did the central character of Miss Hinch Triumph?
yes
Who was really Miss Hinch?
the clergyman
Was Little John aptly named? Why or why not?
no, it described him in this manor: his limbs were large and his stature was seven foot high.
How did Robin Hood summon his men?
a fine bugle horn
Was the ballad of Robin Hood and Little John simple or complex?
simple,because the plot was straight forward
What type of Conflict was Robin Hood and Little John?
Man vs. Man
What does the statement, "He is a stout fellow, forbear" mean?
Robin Hoods men wanted to throw Little John in the River, because he fought honorably and didn't cheat.
Who was the author of Through the Tunnel?
Doris Lessing
Does the setting of Through the Tunnel help portray the conflict? Why or why not?
yes, the story takes place largely underwater and the conflict centers Jerry's desire to find and swim through a tunnel that leads to the other side. Upon doing this he feels he has gained independence
What colors does the author use to describe the mother and the beach?
White and Yellow
What was the conflict in the story Through the Tunnel?
Man vs. Self
What colors are used to describe the boys swimming in the bay and the bay itself?
Blue-green, Dark blue, red, and purple.
What do you think that contrast in colors implies in Through the Tunnel?
How different the beach and the bay looked compared to each other, and how the characters looked at each place
Who is the Central character of the Duel?
Ivin Golubenker
Whom or what is the Central character in The Duel fighting against? What type of conflict is used in this story?
Himself, Man vs. Self
How is the dominant conflict in The Duel resolved?
Ivin leaves the woman's house
What is the secondary conflict in The Duel, and how is it resolved?
The Duel itself, and Valdimir gets shot and dies.
Who is the author of The Duel?
Nikolai Teleshov
What are some adjectives that describe Ivin when he is trying to tell Pelageia about her dead son?
cowardly, shameful, guilty, remorseful
Who is the author of Top Man?
James Ullman
Who is the central Character of Top Man?
Nace
Who opposes the central character in Top Man?
Osborn
What are 3 conflicts in Top Man?
Man vs. Man: Osborn vs. Nace, Man vs. Nature: Nace vs. K3, Man vs. Self: Nace vs. Himself
Explain how the 3 conflicts in Top Man are resolved.
Man vs. Man: Nace saved Osborn and dies. Man vs. Nature: Osborn gets to the top of K3 and leaves Naces ax. Man vs. Self: Nace got really close to the top of the mountain and because he thought about his other friend that died he didn't want Osborn to die. The conflict is resolved well.
What is the dominant conflict of Top Man?
Man vs. Man: because of the differences between Nace and Osborn.
Nace struggles through the whole story because of whose death?
Furness
Who is the author of Under the Lions Paw?
Hamlin Garland
What are the different types of conflict in Under the Lions Paw?
Man vs. Man: Haskins vs. Butler. Man vs. Society: Greedy land spectators (dominant conflict= POWER GREATER THAN HIMSELF) Man vs. Self: Haskins deciding whether or not to kill butler or not.
How are the conflicts resolved in Under the Lions Paw?
Man vs. Man: Haskins tells butler that he will kill him if he ever steps foot on his land again. Man vs. Society:
What is the significance of the title Under the Lions Paw?
Butler had taken total control over Haskins
When did butler become greedy?
When he got 4x the profit for land that he paid for.
Should Literature provide a resolution for the conflict?
yes
What is a protagonist?
Central/Main character whom all the action revolves around
When did Haskins feel helpless?
When he was under the lions paw.
What is a antagonist?
The character who opposes the protagonist