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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. In Chapter 29, where is the memorial service held for Willow's parents?
2. What the is pH of the soil for the new garden at the apartment complex?
3. In Chapter 51, where is the vet located that Duke takes Cheddar to?
4. In Chapter 45, how many home visitation checks has Willow had?
5. In Chapter 53, what is the apartment number where a small leak is reported?
Short Essay Questions
1. Where does Duke go to live in Chapter 37 and why?
2. How does power spraying change the appearance of the apartment complex in Chapter 50?
3. Why is Quang-ha alarmed when he is leaving school?
4. In Chapter 41, why is Mai enjoying life?
5. What does Pattie buy at the Salvation Army in Chapter 32?
6. What does Willow include in her proposal to create an interior garden at the apartment complex?
7. Why does Duke bring Cheddar back to the apartment complex in Chapter 5?
8. Where does Willow wish that Lenore Cole would go in Chapter 36?
9. What does Duke briefly consider about Willow in Chapter 54, and why does he decide he cannot help?
10. Why is Willow upset when balloons are handed out after her parents' memorial service?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Willow plants the acorn that Mai gives her. What is the significance of Willow planting the acorn?
Essay Topic 2
In the novel, some characters are more thoroughly described than others. Who are some characters that are merely named in passing or have a minor role in the novel? What is the importance of these flat characters to the story line? In what way do these characters make the main characters more colorful or interesting? When there is conflict, what type of role do these flat characters play?
Essay Topic 3
The garden project at the apartment building is an important factor in Willow learning to deal with her new life. How does the garden project help Willow, and why do plants play an important role in her life?
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