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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who of the following is NOT going to the West Coast?
2. Stofsky calls his letters from Ketcham and Verger ______________________.
3. What does Albert do in Stofsky's apartment during the hours when he is awake?
4. Paul writes in a letter to Liza that he thinks of them as ___________________.
5. How does Christine feel about Gene at this point?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses some important instances of foreshadowing in the story. Explain what foreshadowing is and cite at least two examples making sure to explain what makes each an example of foreshadowing.
Essay Topic 2
Explain Holmes' use of regionalism in the book. Cite examples of at least two different instances of regionalism and explain why the author used them where he did.
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Paul Hobbes. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him during his lifetime?
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