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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 shares the foster home in which Summer lives in the beginning of the novel?
2. Which boyfriend of Kristina's does Hunter learn has beat her up again before she faces possession charges?
3. Hunter has a radio remote show from the game between UNR and what team in the novel?
4. Who tells Autumn that her father wants to see her in the beginning of the novel?
5. In what city does Autumn live?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the causes of Autumn's anxiety and insecurity leading up to Thanksgiving in the novel?
2. With whom is Summer having a relationship in the beginning of the novel? How does she feel about her boyfriend?
3. What leads up to Autumn's first kiss in the novel? What causes her anxiety before this event?
4. Where is Hunter working when he is first approached and flirted with by fans in the novel?
5. How is Hunter's character introduced in the novel? What is his family setting like? How does Hunter feel about his parents?
6. Why does Marie Haskins go to Las Vegas in the novel? What does Hunter learn has happened with his mother there?
7. Who does Summer first become intimate with in the novel? How is this event described?
8. What upsets Autumn about her aunt's evolving relationship with Liam in the novel?
9. What happens when Nikki sees Hunter being flirted with by fans in the novel? What advice does Montana give Hunter?
10. Who has abused Summer's young foster sister Ashante in the novel? How does Summer discover this fact?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe and discuss the relationship between Nikki and Hunter in the narrative. How has Hunter's past and family impacted his ability to be secure in his relationships? How has Nikki's past affected her relationships? How do each of their families compare?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the career of author Ellen Hopkins and discuss the principle characters, subjects and themes in the Crank series. How old is Kristina Snow when she is introduced in the first novel, Crank? What are the effects of Kristina's actions in the first two novels? How do the first two novels of the series relate to the subjects in Fallout?
Essay Topic 3
Describe and discuss the character of Brendan in the narrative. What does Hunter realize about Brendan when he finally confronts him? How does this discovery change Hunter's perception of his history and himself in the novel?
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