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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Rick compare himself to his father?
2. What does perfume on a hog reference to in the chapter of that title?
3. Rosario told Rick that he confronted the armed man in his store for what reason?
4. What story did Rick write about in Clearwater that marked him forever?
5. What did Rick claim as the highlight of his stay in Tampa?
Essay Topic 1
How did the school system create Sam's life for him? Was this fair? What choices did Sam have? Do children know and understand their choices? Did Sam?
Essay Topic 2
What are Rick's views about religion? Where do they come from? How do they affect him emotionally? What does he understand that he is missing?
Essay Topic 3
Thirty years later, Rick went back to see the big house that he once lived in. It was renovated. Rick wanted to scream when he saw it. Explain why he would want to scream at a beautiful house.
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