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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who takes a beating to join the Lomas?
2. Who doesn't understand why Luis got involved in the attempted murder?
3. What is the school mascot at Keppel High School?
4. Who are Viviana's brothers?
5. Where does Luis find Vivian after he had been waiting for her at the dance?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the Neighborhood Youth Corps with a gang. In what ways are they alike? Different?
Essay Topic 2
How does Luis's writing get discovered, and what does it do to his family's feelings about him?
Essay Topic 3
What kind of feelings does Luis have the first time he is away from the club or clique? Why might he have these feelings? What does this reveal about him?
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