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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. After talking with some college students when his IQ has reached 100, what does Charlie think that college is?
2. Why is there a two week gap in the Progress Report?
3. How does Professor Nemur respond to Charlie's return to the lab after his time in his own apartment?
4. What new position is Charlie given at the bakery after a prank is played on him by his co-workers.
5. What did Gimpy once give Charlie after trying to teach him to make rolls?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Professor Nemur most upset about when Charlie returns to the lab after living in his own apartment?
2. What does Charlie say about the failure of this experiment done on him?
3. Why is Alice so hesitant to be in a relationship with Charlie even though she cares for him?
4. What does one of Charlie's old classmates at Beekman say to Charlie when he tries to talk to her?
5. What happens when Charlie goes to see his father in the barbershop?
6. What does Professor Nemur say at the conference in Chicago that upsets Charlie?
7. What did Charlie want to have happen as he ran away from the angry mob in the park after a woman came on to him?
8. What happens to Charlie the night after he dances with Ellen at the party?
9. What does Charlie do at the bakery when his IQ reaches 100 that earns him a raise?
10. Why did Charlie allow himself to soil himself when he was younger?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Fear is a common theme in this book that is presented a number of times in a number of forms by a number of characters. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the characters in the book? What are the differences in the forms fear took in this book?
Essay Topic 2
What role does symbolism play in the story and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
Essay Topic 3
What are some of the key examples of gratitude in this book, and how do these instances affect that characters involved in those scenes?
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