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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. Out of the 75 victors of the Hunger Games throughout the years, how many are still alive?
2. Who helps Peeta swim to shore?
3. What clever gift does Haymitch send them?
4. After the fog retreats, what animals do Peeta notice?
5. What has Peeta already asked Haymitch by the time Katniss arrives?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Katniss so suspicious of Finnick's wish to form an alliance?
2. How does Finnick attempt to prove himself to Katniss?
3. Why does Katniss keep the truth about her knowledge of the force field a secret?
4. What does Peeta insist the three of them do prior to the reaping?
5. What pattern does Katniss notice about everyone's treatment of Peeta?
6. Why have Katniss and Peeta been instructed not to wave and smile at the crowd?
7. How does Katniss's opinion about Finnick change after the fog?
8. How has the arena been arranged similarly to a clock?
9. After she deal with the initial shock of the Quarter Quell, what does Katniss ask of Haymitch?
10. After watching Haymitch's victory in the last Quarter Quell, what does Katniss realize?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the supposed myth of District 13. Initially, what does Katniss think about the district? Who does she encounter that hopes to find District 13? Why is District 13 supposed to stand as a warning for the rest of Panem? Why does Katniss become suspicious about the footage from 13? What does she learn at the end of "Catching Fire," and what predictions can you make about the third novel?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss symbolism in "Catching Fire." Which symbols are most frequently used? How do they contribute to the story? What is the meaning of:
4) The Hunger Games
Be sure to explain each answer completely in at least two to three paragraphs.
Essay Topic 3
Who is Finnick Odair? What is Katniss's initial impression of him? Why does Haymitch suggest she be on Finnick's team in the arena? How does Finnick prove himself to Katniss? Why does Katniss decide she has misjudged Finnick? Overall, how does Finnick contribute to the rebellion in Panem?
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