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What is the Translation for "Cupiditasest radix amlorum"?

Greed is the root of evil

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In the novel, A Light in the Forest - - what is the name of the Native American father of the protagonist?

Cuyloga

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What is the economic system used in the US?

Capitalism

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In the novel, a Light in the Forest - - How old was True Son when he ws taken by the Native Americans?

Four

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In the novel, The Pearl - - What bites Kino's baby?

Scorpion

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In the novel, The Light in the Forest - - Who is the white soldier who translates for and accompanies True Son?

Del Hardy

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What is the term for an illustrative story answering a question or pointing a moral or lesson?

parable

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In the novel, A Light in the Forest - - What modern state does the action take place?

Pennsylvania

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In the novel, The Pearl - - What was passed sown from generations to Kino - only to be destroyed after Kino finds the great pearl?

Canoe

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In the novel, A Light in the Forest - - Who is True Son's Natvie american cousin and best friend?

Half Arrow

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In the novel, The Pearl - - What Kino's brother's name?

Juan Tomas

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In the novel, The Light in the Forest - - Who is True Son's younger white brother?

Gordie

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Who was the author of The Pearl?

John Steinbeck

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Who wrote A Light in the Forest?

Conrad Richter

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In the novel, A Light in the Forest - - What is brought back from the war party that upsets True Son?

A Child's Scalp

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In the novel, A Light in the Forest - - Who was the black basket weaver?

Bejance

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In the novel - - A Light in the Forest - - In what year does the action of A Light in the Forest take place?

1765

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In the novel, A Light in the Forest - - Who leads the war party against the whites?

Thitpan

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What is the setting of the novel - Of Mice and Men - (time and place)

California in the 1930's

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Who shoot Lennie?

George

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Whose hand does Lennie break?

Curly's

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Who is Lennie's traveling companion?

George

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What animal appears in Lennie's imagination in the final chapter to chastise him?

A rabbit

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Who sys he is interest in George and Lennie's dream ranch but later changes his mind?

Crooks

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Who do all the workers MOSTLY look up to?

Slim

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What is the ONE word that Miss Emma remembers from the trial?

Hog

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What is the name of Grant's girl friend?

Vivian

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Who own the big house that was once the center of the plantation?

Henri Pichot

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What was the religion of Grant's girlfriend?

Catholicism

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What is the name of the young deputy who is friendly toward Grant and Jefferson?

Paul

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Why do the Reverend and Miss Emma hate the radio Grant gave Jefferson?

Sinful

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Who speaks badly of Jefferson at the bar and thus aggravates Grant?

Mufatto Bricklayers

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Who tells Grant that he (Grant) is NOT educated?

Reverend Ambrose

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Who give Grant the news that the execution has been carried out?

Paul

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Who was "The bravest man" at the execution?

Jefferson

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Who wrote Anthem?

Ayn Rand

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What was the "Sacred word" in Anthem?

Ego

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How old was the protagonist's girlfriend in Anthem?

Seventeen

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What is the name or term for a perfect society?

Utopia

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Who said, "Cogito ergo sum?"

Descartis