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Hard Laughter Test | Final Test - Hard

Anne Lamott
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Final Test - Hard

Name: _____________________________ Period: ___________________________

This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the doctor say that the lump on her body is, and Jen pretends she knew this along?



2. Megan's great-aunt used to have a __________ named Damocles, before her husband made her give it up.



3. Where is the hospital that Megan and Jen are going to in order to see Wallace on his discharge day?



4. Jen doesn't want her doctor to see her as a __________, even though it's likely she already does.



5. What is the new symptom of Wallace's that makes the entire family worried about his condition?



Essay Topics

Kathleen says that Jen's family can not openly admit how upset and worried they are about Wallace.

Part 1: Do you think there is some truth in the statement Kathleen makes?

Part 2: How do you think Jen's family could correct this situation?

Part 3: Why do you think many families don't admit the seriousness of situations?

Randy presents his father with the dead heron, which he has now gotten stuffed.

Part 1: Why do you think Randy felt this was an appropriate present?

Part 2: What do you think the dead heron symbolizes for the family?

Part 3: Do you think that Wallace appreciates the gift?

Jen makes plans to meet with Kathleen, even though she is always late.

Part 1: Why do you think Jen believes it's important to still meet with Kathleen?

Part 2: What would you do if someone you were supposed to meet was always late?

Part 3: How do you think Kathleen feels about Jen and their friendship?

(see the answer keys)

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