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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whom does Sita marry?
2. What is the name of Dot's first grade teacher?
3. Where do Karl and Celestine get married?
4. What does Celestine name her baby?
5. Who joins the pilot who does the skywriting for the Beet Festival?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the theme of failed romance throughout the novel and how it affects the various characters' lives, particularly Mary's life.
Essay Topic 2
Choose one theme that has appeared and reappeared throughout the novel. Describe its importance to the character it affects, and discuss its significance for the plot line.
Essay Topic 3
What does the Jell-O salad symbolize in the friendship between Mary and Celestine? What other objects symbolize something similar? Explain.
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