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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 does Cammie do at the pharmacy?
2. Why is Cammie upset at Mr. Solomon?
3. Why does Cammie ostensibly go to the pharmacy?
4. What does Bex learn about her father?
5. What does Josh say to Cammie when she arrives at the gazebo?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens to Anna Fetterman in the pharmacy and who comes to her rescue?
2. Why are Bex, Macey and Cammie fearful when Buckingham calls Bex into this office and what is the reason?
3. Where does Josh take Cammie? Who is the first person they meet there?
4. What does Mr. Solomon explain to Cammie?
5. What happens that makes Cammie realize how close she has become to Macey?
6. Why does Cammie think it a bad idea to join her classmates to go to town?
7. Why does Cammie suddenly leave the dance without telling Josh goodbye.
8. What does Josh announce and why does Cammie have to protect him?
9. What happens for the first time for Cammie?
10. How does Cammie realize that Liz is upset with her for the way Cammie acted in the pharmacy?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss one of the following:
1. Trace and analyze the theme of fitting into a social crowd in I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You. Consider the following questions as you write: What characters are most concerned with fitting in? Why? What are some symbols of fitting in? Symbols of being an outsider? What characters seem to be outsiders to the group around them?
2. Trace and analyze the theme of secrets in I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You. Which characters struggle with this issue? Why? Which characters have secrets? Why? How do secrets affect the characters?
3. Trace and analyze the theme of self-knowledge in I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You. Consider Cammie's knowledge of herself from the first Chapter to what she knows by the end of the book. What about Macy? What other characters learn some deep truths about themselves? Is acquiring self-knowledge a part of being a teenager? Why?
Essay Topic 2
I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You is one book in a series of novels involving Cammie. Discuss the following.
1. What are a couple advantages of writing a series of novels about the same characters? Use examples.
2. What are a couple disadvantages of writing a series of novels about the same characters? Use examples.
3. Do you prefer to read a standalone book, or a series of books with the same main characters? Explain your response.
4. Do you think it is easier or more difficult (or about the same) to write a standalone book versus one in a series? Explain your answer
Essay Topic 3
Discuss one of the following:
1. Thoroughly analyze how the setting informs the plot in I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You.
2. Trace and analyze one major theme. How is the theme represented by symbolism? By the characters' behaviors? By the action?
3. Trace and analyze two secondary themes of I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You. How are the themes represented by symbolism? By the characters' behaviors? By the action?
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