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An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

by Ambrose Bierce

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. Which is not an important theme?


Versions of Reality
Time
Warfare
Marriage
Q. "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" seems to ask us how we experience _____.


Space
Time
Love
Q. Whod defends Farquhar at his trial?


A Union lawyer
A Confederate lawyer
He defends himself
There is no trial
Q. According to this story, war is


Necessary
Unforgiving
Random
Unregimented
Q. "War is an inescapable force that destroys everything in its path." This sentence represents which theme?


Time
Warfare
Masculinity
Femininity
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