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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 does Temple diagnose autism?
2. What does Carlock say Temple has used her characteristics to become?
3. How does Temple describe her teachers in this chapter?
4. Who does Temple say she almost killed?
5. What does Temple's mother crash into?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Temple cope at private school?
2. What is perserveration?
3. Describe Appendix B.
4. What does Temple find out about brain surgery research in Chapter 13?
5. How does Temple use visual images to help her in daily life?
6. Why should people be cautious when introducing autistic children to pets?
7. What does Temple's mother say in her letter to her daughter?
8. How does Temple feel when she finally walks through the sliding door?
9. Why does Temple need pressure stimulation on her body?
10. What does Carlock point out as Temple's good points?
Essay Topic 1
How important is it to the study of autism that the illness is addressed by a sufferer? Can someone who does not suffer from the illness ever truly understand its complexity?
Essay Topic 2
Identify the main themes of the story. Why do you think these themes are so important to the story? How does Temple use character and setting to express these themes?
Essay Topic 3
What major events had a profound effect on Temple's life and how did they change her? What does Temple still have to learn by the end of the book?
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