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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is in the gang of older boys?
2. Who applies themselves in school and want to go to law school?
3. How does Sandra die?
4. Why does Sandra go to see Emlyn?
5. Who is Kurt's roommate at the hospital?
Essay Topic 1
Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption: Violence was a large aspect to the story of "Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption". Do you think Stephen King depicted the true violence that goes on in real prisons? Justify your answer with examples from the text.
Essay Topic 2
Apt Pupil: There is a strong lack of judgment by many of the characters. Which characters do you think had a lack of judgment? What makes you think these characters were unable to think things through properly in order to push them in the right direction instead of in the wrong direction? Give examples from the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
The Breathing Method: Emlyn McCarron's story about Sandra Stansfield was very unbelievable. Do you think the story was a complete fabrication or do you believe there was some truth to the story? Explain why you think so.
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