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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jen ask Luke about his brothers in Chapter 21?
2. What does Jen plan on doing at the rally she is organizing?
3. Why does Luke go stir crazy in his house the first few weeks of April?
4. In Chapter 17, how many days does Luke wait for another opportunity to sneak over to Jen's house?
5. Jen sends Luke home with a bunch of books. What is the name of the book Luke struggles to read?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Jen differ from Luke and most of the kids in the online chat room?
2. What is different about Jen's parents getting pregnant with her versus Luke's parents having him?
3. How does Luke lull himself into a false sense of security in Chapter 21?
4. Why does Luke's father get a letter from the Government for in Chapter 21?
5. What does Jen offer to Luke in Chapter 17 that is illegal?
6. How does Luke's new identity empower him?
7. How does Luke answer Jen's father when he asks Luke why he didn't stop Jen from going to the rally?
8. What does Jen's father tell the Population Police to get them to leave his house?
9. What signal have Luke and Jen arranged so that Luke will know when it's okay to come and visit her again?
10. What does Luke now realize about how he can create change in the world, but in a different way than Jen?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In Chapter 14, Luke meets Jen and his life changes forever. He is amazed by how different her life is from his, even though she is a third child like him. Compare Luke's family with Jen's family, examining how different the life of a Baron is to the life of a farmer. How does each family live? What do their homes look like: the furniture, decorations, etc.? What are their families like? How old are they? What do they look like? What type of rules does each family have?
Essay Topic 2
Jen's character is vital to the development of the story. Her influence on Luke is what changes the course of the story. Analyze Jen's character and examine how she affects Luke. What are Jen's strengths, weaknesses, and beliefs? Why does the reader believe her character is important to the overall story? What does her character add to the story?
Essay Topic 3
Jen helps Luke see that not everyone believes every law is right and he is given his first spark of hope that maybe it is not wrong for him to exist. Explore the theme of hope throughout "Among the Hidden". Why didn't Luke have any hope before he met Jen? Why does Luke's meeting Jen give him hope of a better life? What does Jen hope for? Why is hope such an important theme? Are Jen's parents more hopeful than Luke's?
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