The final exam is multiple choice, 90+ questions.

Review the units:
  • Colonial/Puritans
  • Rhetoric
  • Romanticism: early & Dark
  • Transcendentalism

You should review the assigned readings, literary terms, and study guides. Review the unit tabs on the wiki.

Rhetoric terms:
anecdote, allusion, pathos, logos, logical arguments, appeal, parallelism

Assigned readings:
  • terms: objective, subjective, mood, tone, purpose, imagery
  • Bradford "Of Plymouth Plantation"
  • Smith narrative History of Virginia
  • Edwards "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God"
  • Equiano's excerpt
  • Paine "The Crisis"
  • Henry "Speech to the Virginia Convention"
  • Jefferson "Declaration of Independence"
  • Irving "The Devil and Tom Walker", "Rip Van Winkle"
  • Poe "The Fall of the House of Usher",
  • Hawthorne The Scarlet Letter
  • Emerson "Self-Reliance", "Nature"
  • Thoreau "Walden", "Civil Disobedience"
  • cold reading