Final Exam Study Guide

Final Exam Study Guide:
Borger, Spring 2015
Lit/Lang 3

Nearly all of the information related to the final exam can be found on this course website (by scrolling or using the links on the right side of the page).  A majority of the questions from the final will be taken directly from old tests and quizzes which you have in your possession. In effect, you have the questions and answers to the final exam: if you actually study, you can easily get an “A.” Ironically, most students fail because they rely exclusively on memory from four months ago.  Do yourself a favor: study for the final if you are not exempt.

  • Realism notes from textbook
  • “To Build a Fire” by Jack London
  • “Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge” by Ambrose Pierce
  • Excerpt of Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglas
  • Excerpt from Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Of Mice and Men
  • Slavery by Another Name and issues related to convict leasing & The Great Migration
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • Modern notes from textbook
  • “I Too Sing America” by Langston Hughes
  • “Tableau” by Countee Cullen
  • The Crucible
  • Puritan notes from the text & beginning of the year
  • Salem Witch Trials
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