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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Joe's son disguise himself?
2. What is the hero whose costume becomes missing?
3. What is the name of Sammy's mother?
4. What is the name of the housekeeper who calls the police?
5. In Joe's mind, what does the box hold?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What marketing potential do Sammy and Joe have with their comics? Why are they so marketable? Why does Deasy like Sammy and Joe so much?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Sammy and then describe Joe. Which characters is stronger? Why? What weaknesses does each character possess? What role do these play in the story?
Essay Topic 3
What qualities does a hero posses? How does the story reveal these qualities? Are these qualities present in the characters of the story? Would Sammy and Joe be considered heroes? Why or why not?
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