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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who eats breakfast with Patty in Chapter 12?
2. What does the sheriff give Patty in Chapter 18?
3. To whom is Sharon compared in Chapter 14?
4. Whom does Mr. Bergen call in Chapter 15?
5. Where is the girls' reformatory located?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the symbolism evident in the novel. What symbolic role does the monogrammed shirt play in the story? What does Anton's ring symbolize to Anton and to Patty? What does the ring symbolize to the people of Jenkinsville? What other symbols are evident in the novel and what do they represent?
Essay Topic 2
What toll does abuse take on the characters in the novel? What types of abuses exist and when does the abuse occur? Why do the abusers attack their victims? What long-term effects could their victims face?
Essay Topic 3
What unspoken rules of society does Patty break and how does her error affect her character? Who sets these unspoken rules of society and how are they enforced? What effect might ignoring, or repeatedly breaking, the unspoken rules of society have on Patty's character?
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