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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 Reeve believe kidnaps Janie?
2. Janie finally comes clean about the situation. Which word best describes how the Johnsons are feeling?
3. In which state does Janie currently live in Chapter 12?
4. Where does Janie want to go with Reeve in chapter 14?
5. Reeve is an example of a ______________ teenager.
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do Janie and Reeve decide against staying in the motel together/
2. Why do the Johnson's take Janie out for pizza? What are they attempting to do?
3. Why does Janie begin shredding the milk carton in chapter 16?
4. Describe the argument between Janie and Reeve in chapter 16.
5. Explain how and why Janie travels to New Jersey.
6. What does Reeve tell Janie in chapter 11, about his relationship with his siblings? Why is Janie unable to concentrate on what he is telling her?
7. How does Reeve perceive Janie's thoughts about the milk carton?
8. What does Janie use her notebook for?
9. Does Janie believe that the Johnson's kidnap her, even after hearing the truth about the past? Explain.
10. What idea does the New York Times give Janie?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain how the lack in progression in Janie's relationship with Reeve mirror Janie's progression in discovering the truth of her past?
Essay Topic 2
Throughout the novel, Janie is in a constant struggle between the joys of adolescence and the responsibility of adulthood. Describe how the theme of adolescence versus adulthood works within the novel. Use in text citation to support your point.
Essay Topic 3
Purity and innocence are seen as motifs throughout the early chapters of the novel. Explain how these things are illustrated through the text and be sure to use in text citations to support your claims.
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