Mid-Book Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many pages are in the first comic book Sammy and Joe make?
2. What is the name of the character Joe creates as a result of the party?
3. Which character has the most sexual tension surrounding them?
4. How did the "Molecule" die?
5. What is the name of Joe's father?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Joe use as an escape?
2. What is Tommy's view of the adults around him?
3. Why does Sam want to leave New York?
4. Describe Sammy.
5. What is one positive thing about Sam's public exposure?
6. Describe the role of Sammy's father in his life.
7. Why do you think Joe joins the military?
8. Describe Sammy and Tracy's relationship when they visit the abandoned World's Fair.
9. What is the role of the hearing in the story?
10. In what way does Joe's life imitate art?
Describe the relationship that Sammy and Tracy have. Analyze their behavior towards one another. Are they in love? Why or why not? In what ways are they compatible?
Examine the use of juxtaposition in this book. For example, how are Luna Moth and Rosa juxtaposed? What are the differences between Sammy and Joe and how do they play off each other? Choose one other pairing from the story to analyze.
How does retribution play a role in the book? Which characters seek revenge? Which characters are victims of retribution?
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