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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What word does A.R. Black cross out on his file card?
2. What question does Oskar ask his mother about Ron in Googolplex?
(a) If his father knew him.
(b) If she is sleeping with him.
(c) If she loves him.
(d) If he is Jewish.
3. What role does Oskar play in Hamlet?
(c) Hamlet's father.
4. Which of the following is not something Grandma remembers as she sits with Oskar in My Feelings?
(a) Father pinching her cheeks.
(b) The bombs falling in Dresden.
(c) Anna kissing her.
(d) Mary jumping on a bed.
5. How does Oskar Schell meet Gerald Thompson in What The?
(a) Gerald is directing the school performance of Hamlet.
(b) Gerald is dating his mother.
(c) Gerald is his Sensei in jujitsu class.
(d) Gerald drives the limo to his father's funeral.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is significant about Grandma's Dresden and Thomas dreams in My Feelings?
2. What phrase does Thomas Schell point to over and over as he and Grandma cry in My Feelings?
3. At the end of My Feelings, grandma receives a letter from whom?
4. On the verge of losing everything in Dresden, what does Thomas imagine nourishing the trees as he walks down a road?
5. According to Grandma, you cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from what?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Oskar's attitude toward Jimmy?
2. How does married life become a series of negotiations for Grandma and Thomas Schell, Sr. in Why I'm Not Where You Are?
3. What is A.R. Black's card system?
4. What does Grandma do the day before Dresden is bombed?
5. How does Grandma convince Thomas to marry her in My Feelings?
6. What does Oskar do with the key in this chapter?
7. What surprise awaits Grandma the day of her son's funeral?
8. What happens with Grandma on the evening of September 11, 2001?
9. What is the significance of the storage unit in The Only Animal?
10. How do the Blacks of chapters past reappear in this chapter?
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