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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 Anonymous feel about her brother after her conversation with him in Part 6?
2. How does Anonymous say she feels after Joel tries to console her?
3. How does Anonymous die?
4. Why does Anonymous decide not to start a new diary?
5. What does Anonymous say that she wants the most in Part 6?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Anonymous react to being in the psychiatric hospital at first?
2. How is the narrator influenced by peer pressure at the beginning of Part 5?
3. How is the narrator treated by her drug dealer in Oregon, and how does this affect her state of mind?
4. What happens to Anonymous while she is planning her mother's surprise birthday party, and why is this significant?
5. What happens to Anonymous while she's babysitting?
6. Why is Anonymous excited about leading her piano recital?
7. What does Anonymous have repeated visions of in Part 6, and what do you think these visions signify?
8. What purpose do you think Tom plays in the story?
9. Describe Anonymous's experience in New York, and why you think it is important to the story.
10. Why does Anonymous decide not to start a new diary at the end of Part 8?
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
Give examples of foreshadowing in Go Ask Alice. How and why is foreshadowing used in the narrative?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the narrator's state of mind at the beginning of the story. What kinds of traits make her vulnerable to drug abuse? What purposes do they serve for her?
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