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26 Fairmount Avenue Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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Mid-Book Test - Hard

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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where does Tomie find what he thinks is candy when he can't find any in the regular spot?

2. How does Tomie describe Mae West?

3. Where does Tomie see his first Disney movie?

4. How does Tomie feel about his heritage?

5. What has to be taken out of the backyard?

Short Essay Questions

1. What saves Tomie's house from the hurricane?

2. How is Tomie's backyard plowed?

3. What is Tomie most excited about when he starts going to school?

4. Why does Tomie get so excited about New Year's Eve?

5. Why did Tomie end up alone while watching "Snow White" for the first time?

6. What does Tomie like most about his favorite movie stars?

7. Who is Charlie, and what does Tomie think about him?

8. How do Tomie's parents respond to what the city is doing all along Fairmount Avenue?

9. What does Tomie's mother do for Carol Crane at the beginning of the book?

10. What has to be changed about the house when the City does something along Fairmount Avenue?

Essay Topics

Which character did you relate with the most in this book? Why is this? How did this character change throughout the book?

Carol was a minor character whose presence made a big difference in the plot. How did she accomplish this? What are some ways that her presence - however brief - altered the outcome of the plot? What would have happened differently if she had not been in the book at all?

What happened at Tomie's unfinished house, and what significance did this have on the plot? Who was involved in the scenes there, and what did these events symbolize?

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