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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the magic shop?
2. At what time is somebody supposed to jump off the Empire State Building?
3. In Joe's mind, what does the box hold?
4. Who is buried at the cemetery Joe visits?
5. Which of the following describes Rosa's commitment to Sam?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choose one character to analyze in-depth. Analyze the way this character behaves and how he or she interacts with others.What events have shaped this character into the character they have become by the end of the novel? What quote best sums up the character?
Essay Topic 2
What predictions do you make for the characters in the story beyond the book? What do you think they do after the story is being told? Which characters become more successful? Which ones suffer hardships? Why do you think this is so?
Essay Topic 3
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.
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