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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. What is Jeanne's return to school and outside life like?
2. What is Jeanne named during her senior year?
3. Who is Jeanne close to in her younger years?
4. What does Papa want to build?
5. Who does Jeanne go to more and more when she needs comfort?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Papa want to do after they leave Manzanar? How does he think he will accomplish this?
2. What does Jeanne find when she visits Manzanar? How does this make her feel?
3. What is the trip back to Los Angeles like for Jeanne's family? Why?
4. What do Jeanne and her father wait for at the firebreak? What does Mama tell them?
5. What does Jeanne fear will be the family's reception in Los Angeles? What it is actually like? How to people react to Jeanne and her family?
6. How does Papa change after the Loyalty Oath?
7. As she ages, how does Jeanne feel about Manzanar? How does she deal with her time there?
8. What does Woody realize about Papa after his visit to Papa's family?
9. How do Jeanne and her family feel as Woody leaves for the Army? How do others in the camp feel as the men leave?
10. What three cases go to the Supreme Court? What are the decisions on them?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Jeanne is a child while the family lives in Manzanar. How do you think the camp experience is different for different age groups? Use examples from the book to back up your answers. Who had the toughest time at the camp? Why?
Essay Topic 2
What is Jeanne's father like? How did he come to the United States and what did he experience once he arrived? How to the events in the book change him?
Essay Topic 3
What was the December Riot? What were people upset about? What happened during the riot? Do you think the people were right to feel the way that they did? How do you think you would feel in a similar circumstance? Why?
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