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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. Ty's house is shaped like __________.
2. Why is Gemma trying to pickpocket someone?
3. Why does Ty insist on shielding Gemma from Zoe when she gets mad?
4. What kind of pool is in Ty's house?
5. What protects Ty's family's store of fish?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Ty respond to Gemma's demands, and how does she feel about this?
2. What happens when Ty tries to follow the gang leader?
3. How does Ty get away from Eel and Pretty?
4. What do Eel and Pretty want to know from Ty?
5. What does Ty jokingly say is Zoe's Dark Gift?
6. What happens to Ty as he is about to follow Jibby's advice?
7. What does Gemma tell Ty she loves so much about his community?
8. What happens after Gemma explains to Ty why she is looking for her brother?
9. How does Gemma say her brother helped her feel good when she was younger?
10. What is the Trade Center used for?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How did Ty's relationship with Gemma change over the course of the plot? What caused these changes, and what significance does this have to the outcome of the book?
Essay Topic 2
What role does symbolism play in the story and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
Essay Topic 3
Who is Shade, and how does his character affect the main characters in the book and their decisions?
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