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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 clever gift does Haymitch send them?
2. What does Haymitch send for the three of them?
3. What scores do Peeta and Katniss receive from the Gamemakers?
4. After the fog retreats, what animals do Peeta notice?
5. How high is the wall of fog?
Short Essay Questions
1. After she deal with the initial shock of the Quarter Quell, what does Katniss ask of Haymitch?
2. What pattern does Katniss notice about everyone's treatment of Peeta?
3. What do Katniss and Peeta show the Gamemakers to receive their scores?
4. After watching Haymitch's victory in the last Quarter Quell, what does Katniss realize?
5. What shocking announcement does Peeta make during his interview?
6. What does Katniss learn from Beetee and Wiress on the first training day?
7. Why does Beetee compare Wiress to a canary in a coal mine?
8. Why is Katniss so suspicious of Finnick's wish to form an alliance?
9. Why do you think Mags sacrifices herself during the flight from the fog?
10. What gift has Haymitch so carefully chosen to send his tributes?
Essay Topic 1
Katniss must play games throughout the entire novel to survive---not only the physical Hunger Games, but strategic political and mental games as well. What games must she play with:
2) President Snow
Be sure to explain each answer completely and in at least two paragraphs.
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
Create a character study of Cinna. Though he was apparently randomly assigned to be Katniss's stylist in the first Hunger Games book, do you think Cinna is Katniss's designer by accident? Why or why not? Where do you think Cinna's sympathies lie? Look back at each of the costumes he creates for Katniss. In a few paragraphs, explain the symbolism of the costumes and what you think Cinna had hoped to accomplish.
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