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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Joe want to buy at the end of the story?
2. To Sammy, which of the following is the biggest burden?
3. Whose goal is it to reveal Joe's identity?
4. What is the hero whose costume becomes missing?
5. What is the name of the actress who has rejected Tracy?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What role does background information play in the story? How is background information revealed to the reader? Why is this background information important for the reader to know? Is any of it unnecessary?
Essay Topic 2
What are two elements of irony in the story? What makes these parts of the story ironic? What is the importance of irony in these situations? Analyze how effective this use of irony is.
Essay Topic 3
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?
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