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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 Enid mentions plans to go see a certain author, Rebecca claims to hate what?
2. What movie did Enid watch right after losing her virginity?
3. What type of music did Allen Weinstein like in high school?
4. What do Rebecca and Enid do a lot of in Chapter One?
5. After watching her commercial, Rebecca and Enid make fun of Melorra's what?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do Enid and Rebecca panic when Carrie says "Hi," to them?
2. Why does Rebecca joke that Enid wants to have a sexual relationship with John Ellis?
3. Why do boys fail to ask Enid or Rebecca out?
4. Why did Enid once think it would be romantic to be a prostitute?
5. Why does Enid share the story of Rebecca's virginity with others?
6. Why does Enid suggest that large breasts result in what type of personality?
7. Why does Enid refer to the comedian on television as their god?
8. Why is Enid relieved to find "Goofie Gus" has not been stolen?
9. Why does Enid refuse to sell "Goofie Gus" at her yard sale?
10. Why does Enid wear a mask in Chapter Four?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In "Ghost World", many taboo topics are approached with dark humor. Select one of these taboo topics and write a brief essay on the aspects of the topic that are discussed and their impact on the girls.
Essay Topic 2
Enid has several odd relationship with men throughout "Ghost World". Examine the relationship between Enid and one of the following characters, using examples from the text.
1) Enid and Josh.
2) Enid and Bob Skeetes.
3) Enid and her father.
Essay Topic 3
The relationship between Josh, Enid and Rebecca becomes complicated. Take a stance on why Josh chooses to date Rebecca, in spite of his obvious affection for Enid, citing examples from the text.
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