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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 learn the next day when she returns to her mother's office?
2. What is the first date Josh ask Cammie out on?
3. What does Josh say about Dillon after Dillon's stupid idea?
4. What does Josh show Cammie as they are walking?
5. What does Bex tell Cammie?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Bex cover Cammie's mouth and what does Bex say they have to do and what is Cammie's response?
2. Why do Bex, Liz and Macey decide to cover for Cammie at the career fair and how do they plan to do so?
3. What happens when Cammie sees a strange look on Josh's face when she meets him for their movie date, and what does Cammie think to herself that she does not want to do?
4. What does Cammie hear from Liz after she escape the room where she is being held:?
5. Why distressing news does Cammie learn from several of the teachers and what advice does Cammie give the teachers?
6. What does Cammie see when she accidentally ends up at her mother's office? How does she respond?
7. What do Macey and Cammie discuss concerning Josh as Cammie is leaving again to meet him in the evening?
8. Why are Bex, Macey and Cammie fearful when Buckingham calls Bex into this office and what is the reason?
9. What does Josh announce and why does Cammie have to protect him?
10. What happens when Josh sneaks up on Cammie and why does she overreact?
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 belongs to the fantasy genre. Discuss the following:
1. Define the literary term "genre" and give several examples of three other genres in addition to the fantasy genre.
2. Discuss two reasons why it might be useful to label a text by genre and two reasons it might be disadvantageous to label a text by genre.
3. What do you think is the difference between a fantasy and a historical novel or mystery?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the following:
1. What is a plot? What are the most important elements of a plot and their definition? Do all novels have a plot? Why or why not?
2. Write a brief synopsis of the plot of I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You, identifying where the various elements of the plot occur (Exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution or denouement). Do you find it difficult to identify the plot? Why or why not? What about the various elements of the plot?
3. Identify the major sub-plots and their elements in I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You. (The subplots may not contain every element of a major plot). Do the sub-plots add to the main plot? Why or why not. Are the sub-plots interesting in and of themselves? Why or why not?you find it difficult to identify the plot? Why or why not? What about the various elements of the plot?
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