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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What sickness did Amanda have the spring she met her husband?
2. What name does Jim call Emily Meisenbach, the girl he dated in high school?
3. Why does Amanda say Tom is a total loss at?
4. What was Tom fired for?
5. What reason does Laura give for having cold hands?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you think that Jim would have kissed Laura if she had not remembered him from his high school years when he was so popular? Compare Amanda and Jim's characters.
Essay Topic 2
Based on what we know of the characters and the stories told about the father what kind of personality can you deduct that he may have had? Describe how you think the courting process went between Amanda and her husband. If you think it is contrary to Amanda's stories then explain why.
Essay Topic 3
Tom says that in high school Jim was a hero and names off all his accomplishments. Does Jim become a hero after visiting the Wingfield residence? What occurs to bring you to this conclusion?
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