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Final Test - Hard

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

Short Answer Questions

1. When Rachel spends the night at the hospital with Izzy, what does he ask her to do when he wakes up around midnight?



2. What change does Rachel notice in Izzy during his hospital stay?



3. Where are Rachel and Izzy when the old man falls again in Chapter 31?



4. Where are Rachel and Lewis when they speak in Chapter 37?



5. When do Rachel and Jeremy go for a walk in Chapter 43?



Essay Topics

Izzy's death leaves some of his family members regretting their unfinished business with him. Why do you think Izzy was unable to form close and lasting ties with anyone but Eva and Rachel? Is the Cooper family better off now that he is dead? Support and analyze both of your answers.

Select one of these options to write about:

1) Explain why you think visual imagery, symbolism, or irony is the most important literary technique in the novel.

2) Analyze animal metaphors in the story.

Compare and contrast the feelings that Rachel expresses in her journal, to those she express in her letters to Jeremy, and to those feelings that the author narrates. Be sure to refer to specific examples in the story to illustrate the differences between the expression of her feelings in these different formats.

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