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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 are Anonymous's new school friends in Part 8 different from her former ones?
2. The narrator wonders how her younger brother would react if she:
3. Where does Anonymous begin to study to try to improve her grades?
4. Where is Joel's father?
5. How long after the last entry does Anonymous die?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens to the narrator at school as a result of the babysitting incident?
2. Why was Anonymous committed to a psychiatric hospital?
3. What role does Joel fill in Anonymous's life in Part 6?
4. Describe Anonymous's experience in New York, and why you think it is important to the story.
5. Why do you think that the narrator says that she's happy to be back on drugs at the beginning of Part 5?
6. What purpose do you think Tom plays in the story?
7. What does Anonymous have repeated visions of in Part 6, and what do you think these visions signify?
8. What does Anonymous talk to Tim about at the beginning of Part 6, and how does Anonymous feel towards her brother afterward?
9. What does the narrator think about doing after her parents become stricter in Part 5, and why is this important?
10. What do the other inmates try to force Anonymous to do, and why do you think she refuses?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you think that the narrator's overdose was accidental or intentional? Does the overall message of the story change depending on whether or not she committed suicide? If so, how? If not, why?
Essay Topic 2
Go Ask Alice contains many themes that some parents may find offensive, making them reluctant to allow their children to read it. Write a persuasive essay explaining why you think Go Ask Alice should (or shouldn't) be taught to high school students.
Essay Topic 3
The narrator makes many friends over the course of her journey. Choose two of the characters with whom she forms a relationship, and compare and contrast their influence on her thoughts and actions.
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