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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where did Lola sleep the night before?
2. What does the milkman show Lola?
3. What does Bruce tell Lola and Marie that he got recently?
4. To whom does Lola give an order?
5. Who is helping Lola with a household task?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain the taboo of pre-marital sex in the 1950s. Compare and contrast pre-marital sex in America during the 1950s to pre-marital sex in America today. What major changes have occurred, both positive and negative?
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of Marie. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What motivates her--if anything--at this point in her life?
Essay Topic 3
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of loss. Identify at least two themes about loss in the book. Then cite an example to support each theme you name.
This section contains 199 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)