The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe
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by Robert Mallory
| 4 Questions
Click here to read the story. (The story is on an interactive site. Click on "Poe the Writer" on the left side of the screen. Be sure to click on "My Tell Tale Heart." Begin the interactive on the right side of the screen.)
1
2 pts
What caused the narrator to attack the old man? (Please answer in complete sentences.)
2
6 pts
Summarize the story using only three well-written sentences.
3
5 pts
In both Poe's story and the Simpson's parody, something causes both the narrator and Lisa to reveal their big secret. What causes them to do so? Compare their experiences. Be sure to answer in complete sentences using your best academic grammar.
4
5 pts
Return to the site containing the story or check out the one embedded in the Formative. Find three facts about the author that you find interesting and type them below. Don't forget to write in complete sentences and use your best academic grammar.
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