Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - "Crimson Shadow"
1. Why does Socrates go out into the alleyway?
2. Where does Socrates find Billy?
3. What does Socrates force Darryl to do with Billy?
Why was Socrates in prison?
Darryl asks Socrates why he was prison. Socrates says he was put away for killing a man and raping his girl.
What are Socrates and his friends discussing in his house?
Right Burke, Stony Wile, Howard Shakur and Markham Peal are all sitting in Socrates house, talking about how Howard's daughter, Winnie, saw a boy called Petis stab and rob another boy called LeRoy. Howard is seeking advice about how...
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