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Anthem Reflection

Directions: Answer each question below. Be thoughtful and prepared to discuss your answers.

1. Why would Ego be an appropriate title for this novella? Use examples from the text in your answer.
(4-5 sentences in a C BEAR paragraph).
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2. Why do you think the Ayn Rand chose not to title her novel Ego? (2-3 sentences)
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3. The word anthem is defined as a piece of sacred music, usually with words taken from the
scriptures. The government is the novella uses religious words to talk about their laws, but the novella
seems to push against that, showing instead that the government is corrupt. What topic do you think
the author is treating religiously by titling the book Anthem? (5-6 sentences in a C BEAR paragraph)
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4. Ayn Rand said that the last two chapters of her book are an actual anthem. What similarities in tone
and mood do the last two chapters of the book have with other anthems? (2-3 sentences)
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Example C BEAR Paragraph

C In the book The Outsiders Johnny is the character who best shows the theme.

In the novel Johnny is abused by his parents and by socs. He isnt seen as anything other
B than a greaser.

E However, in the story Johnny defies his label by saving children in a burning building. He
risked his own life and eventually died to save the kids.

A This act of heroism went beyond being a greaser. Because of Johnnys brave actions he
died a hero, not a greaser. These actions also showed Ponyboy that he could also be more
than just a greaser.

R This is why Johnny is the best character who does the best job showing the theme People
are more than their label.

C BEAR Parts
C= central idea
The topic sentence or main idea of your paragraph

B= background
Any information the reader needs to know to make your evidence make sense.

E= evidence
Specific examples that support your central idea

A= analysis
Why you evidence matters, what is means, or how it supports your central idea

R= restate
Resay your central idea in a new way

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