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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What about the New England motel makes Ralph think about Hohman?
2. Who is Janis?
3. One year, Lud Kissel produced:
4. What does Ralph feel when he watches halftime shows on televised football games?
5. Ralph says the pain of a toothache at 3 a.m. is like:
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the theme "Nothing in life is free" as described in the book. Give examples of how it was used throughout the book. Include your opinion as to whether that statement is true or false, using personal examples.
Essay Topic 2
Foreshadowing is used heavily throughout the book. Cite examples of the use of foreshadowing and how it was used to indicate events to come.
Essay Topic 3
Describe the Old Man and Ralph's mother. Why weren't they given actual names? What was their relationship like with each other? What was their relationship like with Ralph? How did they each influence and shape Ralph?
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