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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Mr. Morse moving silently down the stairs, waving his arms?
2. What does Millie remind Jackie?
3. What does Paul agree to do?
4. Why do Paul's parents not let his grandfather live with them?
5. In what does the Girl try to engage Paul?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Girl remains nameless.
Part 1) Describe the Girl.
Part 2) Does she seem to notice or mind not being called by a name? Why might be the reason for the way she reacts to being called Girl?
Part 3) What is the author's purpose in leaving her nameless?
Essay Topic 2
The characters in the broken down hotel are all vulnerable or broken in some way.
Part 1) Describe the characters.
Part 2) Why are they broken down?
Part 3) Will they ever be able to get out of this broken down state? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Jackie has not returned after six hours.
Part 1) Why has she not returned?
Part 2) How does this affect her brother?
Part 3) Predict the outcome of this? Will she return? Why or why not? What will become of Jamie?
This section contains 302 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)