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Contrast between Paragraph 4 and 5


Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, Frederick Douglass, 1845

Douglass, Frederick. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave. Cornhill: Anti-Slavery Office, 1845. Gutenberg.org. The Project Gutenberg, 10 Jan. 2006. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

Which of the following best characterizes the contrast of paragraph 4 (lines 48-54) to paragraph 5 (lines 55-81)?


Paragraph 4 speculates in generalities, while paragraph 5 displays a specific reaction.


Paragraph 4 speaks about the song’s emotional force, while paragraph 5details an analysis of its lyrics.


Paragraph 4 provides philosophical analysis, while paragraph 5 cites historical events.


Paragraph 4 describes empathy for slaves, while paragraph 5 shows hostility towards slave masters.


Paragraph 4 describes apathy and resignation, while paragraph 5 advocates violence and revolt.