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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. Where is Travis wearing a bandage when he arrives home in Chapter 13?
2. What is the title of Chapter 11?
3. What color heels does Abby wear to the party in Chapter 14?
4. How many empty beer bottles are sitting by Abby by the time that America and Shepley join her in the kitchen at the party in Chapter 20?
5. When Abby and Travis part ways in Chapter 17, she tells him, “Fifty bucks says you’ll be thanking me for this when you meet” whom?
Short Essay Questions
1. What purchases does Abby discover that Travis has made in the beginning of Chapter 13?
2. What confrontation takes place when Abby and America go to Travis’s apartment in Chapter 18?
3. What conversations does Abby have with Parker and Travis in the beginning of Chapter 17?
4. Who do Travis and Abby encounter outside at the party in Chapter 13?
5. What leads up to the fight between Travis and a costumed pirate in Chapter 11?
6. How does Abby’s father need her help in Chapter 14? What is Abby’s response to this request?
7. Where are Abby and her friends in Chapter 15? What is the objective in this setting?
8. What conflict arises surrounding Abby during the fight that Travis is engaged in, in Chapter 19?
9. What is Travis’s response when Abby asks why he wants to be with her in Chapter 12?
10. What is the outcome of the fight in Chapter 16? What offer has Travis received?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Abby’s reaction after having consummated her relationship with Travis in Chapter 9. What does Abby do after she and Travis sleep together? How does Travis respond when he awakens alone in bed? When and how is this issue resolved?
Essay Topic 2
Analyze and discuss the character of Travis Maddox and the setting of the fight that Abby witnesses in Chapter 1. Where does the fight take place on campus? What are Abby’s impressions at the event? What are Abby’s first impressions of Travis?
Essay Topic 3
Describe and discuss the character of Shepley in the novel. How old is Shepley? Where did he meet America? How long have they been dating? What is Shepley’s relationship with Travis like?
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