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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What animal finds its way into Jazmin and CeCe's apartment?
2. What does Jazmin refuse to do?
3. Of what nationality does Jazmin think she might be?
4. What is Lisann doing when he baby wanders into the street?
5. With whom does Jazmin skip school?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the significance of pictures and memories in Jazmin's book. Although Jazmin had no one to take pictures of her as a child, how is she making her own pictures? How does she hold on to memories?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the role of Timothy in the novel.
Essay Topic 3
Consider the racial atmosphere of the time period in which this novel is set. How does Jazmin handle racism when it touches her life? What is her attitude toward people who look down on her because she is black?
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