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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 Apt Pupil, who goes on a shooting spree that ends with their death?
2. What does Sandra's baby become as an adult?
3. What does Sandra master?
4. Who is in the gang of older boys?
5. What does Kurt warn Todd to do when he finds out about the dead winos being discovered by police?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the club at 249B.
2. What does Kurt do after he finds out he has been turned in to authorities for being a Nazi?
3. Who is Kurt's hospital roommate? How do they know each other?
4. How is Emlyn able to deliver Sandra's baby?
5. Describe the fate of Chris Chambers.
6. Who finds Ray Brower's body?
7. What did Emlyn do during the years after Sandra's death?
8. What does Todd do after he finds out Kurt is dead?
9. Describe the relationship between Teddy Duchamp and his father.
10. What happens when Ace Merrill's gang sees Chris, Vern, Teddy and Gordon at the site of Ray Brower's body?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Body: Why do you think the four friends hung out with each other? Did the small town of Castle Rock cause them to find each other? Cite several examples from the story to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Apt Pupil: Todd Bowden begins to have nightmares after hearing Kurt's stories of the concentration camps and his role in commanding them. Why do you think Todd continued to listen to the stories instead of stopping his visits to Kurt's house? What motivated their meetings and what, if anything, were they getting out of them?
Essay Topic 3
Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption: After Andy Dufresne escapes from Shawshank Prison, he goes to Mexico to live as well as hide. The story ends and we never find out what happens to him. Do you think Andy is ever found by police? Do you think Sam Norton would let Andy's escape go since he knew the truth of his innocence? Justify your answer with what you know about Sam Norton from the text.
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