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Reading and Written Composition
Read the two selections and the viewing and representing piece. Then answer
the questions that follow.
Use "Brian's Return"
to answer questions 1-13.
Use "On Willow Creek" to answer questions
Use "Brian's Return" and "On Willow
Creek" to answer questions 24 and 25.
Use the visual representation to answer
Answer the following questions on a separate piece of paper. These questions
will not be scored as part of the interactive online versions of the released
1. What is one conflict that Brian faces in Brians
Return? Explain your answer and support it with evidence from the selection.
2. Why are the memories of Willow Creek important to
Rick Bass? Support your answer with evidence from the selection.
3. How is the power of nature an important theme
in both Brians Return and On Willow Creek? Support
your answer with evidence from both selections.
Write an essay explaining how your surroundings can affect your life.
Revising and Editing
Read the following passages and mark your answers. Remember that you are NOT
permitted to use dictionaries or other reference materials on this section
of the test.
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