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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What smells does Li'l Bit describe to the audience after leaving the dance?
2. Where is Peck's fire?
3. The entire neighborhood borrows Peck, according to who?
4. What is Peck's mood while doing the dishes after the holiday dinner?
5. What kind of jokes does Li'l Bit discuss when talking with to the other girls at the dance?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Typically a sexual molester is represented as pure evil, but Peck is often represented as a sympathetic character. Cite examples where he is shown in positive light. Describe your impressions of Peck.
Essay Topic 2
Mother and Grandma have different attitudes about sex. Explain what they are and why they're so different.
Essay Topic 3
In "How I Learned to Drive", characters sometimes come out of the scene to talk to the audience. Cite examples of this, and explain what purpose it serves.
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