Final Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is the issue finally resolved?
2. Of what is Eddie pretty certain about the robberies?
3. Where does Ava meet Eddie again after the night he told her about his jail time?
4. At the meeting, what does Gerry Anderson accuse Ava of doing?
5. What do Ava and Joyce hear while watching Mattie's house?
Time has also taken its toll on the lives of those closest to Ava, and we learn of the difficulties suffered by Joyce, Joyce and Ava's mother, Eddie and even Ava herself. Their stories are different, but the theme of success in spite of adversity is starting to emerge through the glimpses of character that the author reveals in these early chapters.
1. What do you think is meant by this statement? Use examples from the text to support your answer.
2. Do you think adversity can make a person try harder to be successful? Why or why not?
3. Do you think Ava, Joyce and Eddie's lives are any more difficult than most people's? Why or why not?
The self-righteous behavior of Gerry Anderson, although not appropriate, has new light shed on it when it becomes clear that she must be constantly protecting her drunken husband.
1. What do you think is meant by this statement? Use examples from the text and your own life to support your answer.
2. Do you think Gerry Anderson would be a different person if her husband was different? Why or why not?
3. How do you think people's home life are reflected in the face they show the world? Use examples from the text and your own life to support your answer.
Gerry Anderson has told Mattie that taking back the child will also guarantee the young girl the monthly income provided by the foster care system.
1. Do you think mothers who cannot support their children should be supported by the government? Why or why not?
2. If you were a judge who had to decide where Imani should live what would you decide? Why?
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