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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 kind of music comes from the bar and grill?
2. How does Jazmin's father want to spell her name?
3. How many others did Jazmin often have to share a bed with?
4. Where does Jazmin live?
5. What kind of coat did Jazmin's father wear?
Short Essay Questions
1. What phrase is it that Jazmin believes she'll have to go through life saying?
2. What is Jazmin's father's opinion of jazz?
3. Why does CeCe hear her parent's argument?
4. What does Jazmin mean when she says that words are like mist?
5. How does Jazmin know the man who gets off the bus is not her father?
6. Describe how CeCe and Jazmin got from their foster home to their mother's home when they ran away.
7. Why does T.C. pull the gun at the poker party?
8. Why is it that Jazmin says that CeCe is so good at poker?
9. Why does Jazmin's father want her name spelled as it is?
10. What does CeCe say when Jazmin asks for contacts?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is Aunt Sarah's role in the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Why does Jazmin wait so long before she goes to see her mother in the hospital? Use specific examples from the book to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
What is Sister Church's role in the novel?
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