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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. What about the family atmosphere makes Anonymous happy in Part 4?
2. What was the "trigger" for the narrator's decision to move away with Chris?
3. What two words best describe the main character in Part 1?
4. What is the name of the first friend that the narrator makes at school in Part 2?
5. What is the main character's name?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do Chris and the narrator decide to return home?
2. Why does the narrator's family have to move?
3. Why does Anonymous decide to move to San Francisco with Chris?
4. Why does the main character want to lose her virginity to Roger?
5. Why does Anonymous begin to regret sleeping with Bill?
6. 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?
7. What happens at the party in Part 2, and what effect does this have on the narrator?
8. Why doesn't the main character talk to her friends or her mother about her insecurities?
9. At the beginning of Part 3, what makes the narrator resolve to stop taking drugs?
10. Why does the narrator stop spending time with Beth, and what does she do as a result?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The narrator describes her mother in two very different ways; sometimes as a loving parents, deserving of respect and admiration, and sometimes as extremely uncaring and frigid. Describe why you think the narrator feels this way about her mother, and what role this ambivalent relationship plays in the story.
Essay Topic 2
At several points in the story, the narrator resolves to stay clean and is unsuccessful. Give at least 2 reasons why you think that she cannot stay away from drugs.
Essay Topic 3
What is the central theme of Go Ask Alice? Give proof for your choice in the form of evidence from the text.
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