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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 find confusing about Mr. Solomon in class that day?
2. Why does Cammie ostensibly go to the pharmacy?
3. What does Mrs. Abrams do when she comes up to Cammie and Josh?
4. Why can't Cammie see Josh the next night?
5. What does Cammie learn the next day when she returns to her mother's office?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Cammie realize that Liz is upset with her for the way Cammie acted in the pharmacy?
2. How does Cammie explain her lack of action in the pharmacy the night before?
3. Why does Bex cover Cammie's mouth and what does Bex say they have to do and what is Cammie's response?
4. What does Cammie hear from Liz after she escape the room where she is being held:?
5. What suddenly happens as Cammie is walking away from Josh and why is she angry?
6. Why does Cammie suddenly leave the dance without telling Josh goodbye.
7. Why does Cammie think it a bad idea to join her classmates to go to town?
8. What does Josh announce and why does Cammie have to protect him?
9. What does Josh give Cammie at the gazebo before she goes back to the school?
10. Why distressing news does Cammie learn from several of the teachers and what advice does Cammie give the teachers?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Characters are an integral and important part of almost all novels. Discuss the following:
1. Compare/contrast the characters of Cammie and Liz. How are they similar? How are they different? Is there a flaw in each of their personalities? Be specific and give examples.
2. Compare/contrast the characters of Cammie and Josh. How do they seem different? Which do you like more? Why? Which one seems more of a well-rounded character?
3. Thoroughly analyze how three of the secondary characters in I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You help drive the plot and what their contribution is to the storyline. Are any of the secondary characters unnecessary? Indispensable? Which of the secondary characters are likable? Which are either unlikable or even despicable? Be specific and give examples.
Essay Topic 2
Many novels, and perhaps a majority, of novels ends on a happy note. Discuss the following:
1. Why do you think many (most?) people want what they perceive as a happy or good ending to a novel? Explain your opinion. Do you? Why or why not?
2. What are three reasons to read fiction? Discuss each one in light of I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You and whether or not it fulfills all three, two or one of the reasons you mention. Give examples as to why I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You is or is not successful in fulfilling the reasons you discuss.
3. Do you think reading solely for entertainment is as good a reason to read as any other? Why or why not? Can any work of fiction or non-fiction, no matter how poorly written, enlighten, teach, stimulate thought? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Cammie begins to wonder if every girl on a date is in deep cover. She also realizes that being a girl is trickier than being a spy. Cammie is fairly certain that she is not nobody when Josh asks for her number, but when she tells him she will be there again tomorrow, his indifferent claim that maybe he will see her around makes her self-conscious. When Cammie lies that Dad's job is not a family business, Josh tells her she is lucky to have free will as he shows her his family's pharmacy.
1. What do you think is meant by the statement: Cammie begins to wonder if every girl on a date is in deep cover. Do you think that could also be true for a boy on a date? Cammie begins to wonder if every girl on a date is in deep cover.
2. Discuss reasons Cammie might think being a normal girl is trickier than being a spy. Cammie begins to wonder if every girl on a date is in deep cover.
3. Discuss reasons Josh might have for feeling he has no free will about what he does with his life. Cammie begins to wonder if every girl on a date is in deep cover.
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