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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. Who does Park take to the prom in Chapter 58?
2. What does Park insist on doing at the end of Chapter 50?
3. When Eleanor and Park go out for dinner in Chapter 45, Eleanor stays hidden on the floor of the car until they reach what street?
4. What makes Eleanor upset when she leaves Park's house during homework in Chapter 30?
5. What book does Eleanor give to Park for Christmas?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Park regard his current relationship with Tina?
2. What causes Park to believe he is shallow in Chapter 30?
3. What does Eleanor think about while waiting in the camper for Park in Chapter 51?
4. Why is Park wrong in believing he and Eleanor can have no secrets from one another?
5. Who is responsible for dumping Eleanor's clothes in the toilet of the gym locker room?
6. How does the author allude to Cinderella in Chapter 45? What is the significance of this literary allusion?
7. What underlies Eleanor's jealousy over Tina in the narrative?
8. How much time has passed in Chapter 57? Where does Park encounter Richie?
9. What is significant about Park's father's response when Park leaves with Eleanor in Chapter 51?
10. What do Eleanor and Park discuss when they are on their date in Chapter 45?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
What communication takes place between Eleanor and Park after Eleanor has moved to Minnesota? Why does Eleanor struggle to communicate with Park? What does she send him in the end of the novel?
Essay Topic 3
Describe and analyze the characters of Tina and Steve in the novel. How does Eleanor perceive these characters? How does Park perceive these characters? What history is revealed of the characters in the course of the story?
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