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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. How does the relationship between the narrator and Richie evolve in Part 3?
2. How do Chris and Anonymous's families react when they arrive at the airport?
3. Who is Mr. Mellani?
4. Where does Chris find a job in Part 4?
5. Which of the following words best describes the main character's experience at Christmas?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the narrator start to have visions of in Part 3, and why are these visions significant?
2. Why does the narrator's family have to move?
3. Why is the narrator upset at the end of Part 1?
4. Why does Anonymous begin to regret sleeping with Bill?
5. What do Chris and Anonymous's parents think is the reason they decided to return home, and how do they react when they see them?
6. Contrast the two friends that the narrator makes at school, in terms of why she relates to each of them.
7. Why does the narrator begin to have trouble sleeping in Part 3?
8. Why do Chris and the narrator decide to return home?
9. What is the significance of Anonymous's relationship with Mr. Mellani?
10. Compare and contrast how the narrator feels about each of her parents during Part 2.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Loneliness is a strong factor in why the narrator acts and thinks as she does. Why do you think that narrator is so lonely? How does this loneliness influence her actions throughout the story?
Essay Topic 2
This book is supposedly the real diary of a teenage girl struggling with drug use. However, several critics claim that this cannot be true because the narrative seems too shaped, and the narrator seems too sophisticated. Do you agree or disagree with those critics? Explain in detail at least 3 reasons why or why not, giving examples from the text. If the story is fabricated, in whole or in part, describe whether you think that this lessens the impact of the story.
Essay Topic 3
A foil in literature refers to a character that is very different from the main character of a story; the purpose of a foil is to contrast with the main character so that the traits of the main character are more obvious. Choose a character in Go Ask Alice that serves a foil to the narrator, and explain how they do so.
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