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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Li'l Bit writes to Peck in 1969 and tells him not to visit her. What date does this happen?
2. Who else is in the hotel room with Peck and Li'l Bit in 1969?
3. Where is Peck's fire?
4. What does Peck keep in his basement?
5. What does Peck convince Li'l Bit to do after they finish the champagne?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
"How I Learned to Drive" is also about empowerment. Cite examples of power and how it changes in the play.
Essay Topic 2
We learn that Peck has a drinking problem. Li'l Bit offers to meet with him once a week if he'll stop drinking. Does he stop drinking? Why or why not? Explain your reasoning.
Essay Topic 3
"How I Learned to Drive" jumps back and forth in time. The focus is on Li'l Bit's age, starting when she's 17, then 18, and then 16. The climax of the story is when she's 11, and it ends when she's 35. Why do you think the author does this?
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