This test designed for AP or Pre-AP students contains the following:
1.) matching characters with descriptions
2.) background information on the text
3.) reading comprehension
4.) a passage with MC questions by Niesche, a pioneer of the Existentialist movement (mentioned in the PPT "What is Existentialism" also in my TPT store)
5) an excerpt from As I Lay Dying with MC questions
6.) two essay prompts, one explicating a prose passage, and an open-response question (from a past AP test) for students to use with As I Lay Dying
The test in in word, so it can be edited.
Answer key for the MC questions is included.