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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. How old was Park when he kissed Tina?
2. What does Park's mother hand him when he gets in the car with her after school in Chapter 43?
3. At what time does Park's father return home as he prepares to run away with Eleanor in Chapter 51?
4. Who calls out to Eleanor when she has fled her house in Chapter 48?
5. What color are Park's eyes?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Park regard his own appearance?
2. What is significant about Park's father's response when Park leaves with Eleanor in Chapter 51?
3. Who is responsible for dumping Eleanor's clothes in the toilet of the gym locker room?
4. What is revealed regarding Park's past relationships in Chapter 30?
5. Why does Mindy take Park to get his driver's license in Chapter 43?
6. Who is Cal? What is Cal's relationship to Park?
7. How are the lives of the main characters described in Chapter 56?
8. What is significant about Eleanor's envy of Park's family in Chapter 38?
9. Why is Park wrong in believing he and Eleanor can have no secrets from one another?
10. How do Eleanor and Park react to their encounter in the hallway when Eleanor is in her gym clothes?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe and discuss Mindy's "makeover" of Eleanor in the novel. How does Eleanor respond when Mindy insists on giving Eleanor a makeover? How does Eleanor's appearance change in the process? How does Eleanor respond?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the families of Eleanor and Park in the novel. How many siblings do Eleanor and Park have? How would you compare their household incomes? How supportive is each family?
Essay Topic 3
What role do comic books play in the narrative? What comic books are described in the story? How do Eleanor and Park relate to comic books?
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