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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens to the girl in Argentina?
2. What is Sarah doing as John jumps out the window?
3. What does Henri learn about the men who were in the house where the Mogadarians came?
4. For how long has this Garde's Cêpan been dead?
5. What season is it when Chapter 22 opens?
Short Essay Questions
1. Where does John go after jumping out of Mr. Harris' office, and who does Johns encounter there?
2. What do Henri and John learn from the man who they tie to the chair?
3. What does Mark show John?
4. What vision of the Chimera does John have?
5. What do the Mogadarians do to secure the school, what does Six do and what does she think about the scouts?
6. Why does Henri not think the beings John sees in his vision survived?
7. What does Six explain to John about why and how she is there?
8. What happens to John in the woods before his friends arrive?
9. How does Sam get Henri, Sam and himself out of the house when someone else arrives?
10. Describe John's rescue of Sarah.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
1. What is foreshadow? How many incidences of foreshadow are in I Am Number Four? How does foreshadow contribute to a book's suspense?
2. Discuss an example of foreshadow in I Am Number Four including why you believe it is foreshadow. Include examples from the book and your own life to illustrate your answer.
3. How do you think most people react to uncertainty in their lives? Use examples from I Am Number Four and your own live to support your opinion.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the following:
1. Who is/are the protagonists of the story and why?
2. Who is/are the antagonists of the story and why?
3. Which 3 secondary characters have the greatest impact on the plot?
4. Are any of the characters dispensable and which ones? Why or why not?
5. Do you think this is a character-driven plot or an action-driven plot? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Many readers of fiction place themselves in the position of one character, wondering if they would do the same thing as that character. Discuss the following:
1. Do you think one of the values of literature is to serve as a reflection of oneself? Why or why not?
2. Socrates said "Know thyself." How can reading a book such as I Am Number Four help a reader to know him/herself? Do you find yourself reflecting on your own character and abilities when reading I Am Number Four? Why or why not.
3. Choose one specific incident in I Am Number Four to discuss and compare one of the characters' response to how you think you would respond.
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