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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Tomie's favorite movie star?
2. How many grandfather's does Tomie have?
3. What does Tomie want to be when he grows up?
4. What state does Nana Downstairs live in?
5. Who is Mae West?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Tomie end up alone while watching "Snow White" for the first time?
2. How does Tomie find out about the natural disaster at the beginning of the book?
3. What bothered Tomie about the movie "Snow White"?
4. What has to be changed about the house when the City does something along Fairmount Avenue?
5. How do Tomie's parents feel about what they city is doing along Fairmount Avenue, and why?
6. What happens when there are no chocolates in the sewing box?
7. What is included in the backyard project?
8. What is Tomie's favorite thing to in his spare time?
9. What does Tomie add to the walls before they are finished?
10. Why does Tomie say he will never forget the year of the hurricane?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Which character did you relate with the most in this book? Why is this? How did this character change throughout the book?
Essay Topic 2
The characters in this book all had their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the book and how this goal affected the characters around them.
Essay Topic 3
What emphasis did Tomie put on movies, and why?
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