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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 Dillon say when Cammie walks up to Josh and his friends?
2. What does Cammie do when she goes and hides?
3. What vehicle does Josh drive up in to pick up Cammie?
4. What is Dillion determined to do that night according to his email?
5. Who saves Cammie from having to go with her mother?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens for the first time for Cammie?
2. What does Cammie hear from Liz after she escape the room where she is being held:?
3. What papers does Mr. Solomon hand out and how does Cammie feel about it initially?
4. What happens when Josh sneaks up on Cammie and why does she overreact?
5. How does Cammie realize that Liz is upset with her for the way Cammie acted in the pharmacy?
6. How does Cammie suggest she and Josh communicate and why does she suggest that?
7. What does Cammie see when she accidentally ends up at her mother's office? How does she respond?
8. What does Cammie decide to do about telling Josh the truth about herself?
9. Why distressing news does Cammie learn from several of the teachers and what advice does Cammie give the teachers?
10. Why is Liz in a panic as she rushes up to talk to her suitemates?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the following:
1. What do you think are the characteristics of a successful novel?
2. Analyze and discuss I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You based upon the criteria you decide upon in #1 and judge if I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You is a successful novel.
3. Do you think the criteria for a successful novel should be different if it is written for adults versus young adults? Why or why not? Would most adults consider I'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You a successful novel? What about young teens?
Essay Topic 2
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'd Tell You I Love You, but Then I'd Have to Kill You help a reader to know him/herself? Do you find yourself reflecting on your own character and abilities when reading it? Why or why not.
3. Choose one specific incident in the book to discuss. Compare one character's response to how you think you would respond.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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