The goals associated with this category require the students to "pick apart" the book.
-- What are the ideas that lie at the center of the text? -- How are these ideas presented in the text (through metaphor, symbolism, dialogue, etc..)?
Gatsby is not to be regarded as a personal failure because "Gatsby turned out all right at the end" (176), according to Nick.
This is a complex sentence.
Because is a subordinate conjunction.
What does it take to be a survivor?
Mental strength (determination, perseverance)
Willingness to take a calculated risk
Humor/Keeping spirits high