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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. Whom does Dalva realize she is trying to save?
2. How much money does Michael learn Northridge had in the bank?
3. Who does Michael say appears never to be where he or she should be at any given time?
4. Who is said to be a highly dangerous man?
5. Where was Duane when he was dying?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Dalva learns of Duane dying?
2. Discuss Michael's letter to Dalva.
3. What does Duane do to the football players at school?
4. What happens while Michael and Lundquist are at the Lazy Daze Tavern?
5. Discuss the present Dalva gets when she turns 17.
6. Discuss the birth of Dalva's son.
7. What does Michael admit he is and is not interested in?
8. Discuss Dalva's job with troubled teens.
9. What happens when Dalva learns she is being followed?
10. Discuss the phone conversation between Dalva and Ruth.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the value of love in the story. Does love appear to be something that is valued and respected? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the role of heritage in the novel and the role it plays in the story.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss setting. What is the role/importance of setting and how is it displayed?
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