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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. After her landlord tells Joan about the stranger looking for her, what awakens Joan during the night?
2. Who is Royal Porcupine?
3. Who does Joan ask to help with her plan to get away?
4. Who does Joan want to get out of jail in Toronto?
5. When does Chuck Brewer tell Joan he loves her?
Essay Topic 1
What kind of person is Aunt Lou? How does she act as a positive role model for Joan? Does Joan ever act in ways that remind you of Aunt Lou? Provide specific examples from the text to support your responses.
Essay Topic 2
Why can't Joan confront Marlene about their past encounters? Why does she hide in the ladies' room? Are there other examples in the novel where Joan responds in a similar manner? What does this suggest about Joan's character?
Essay Topic 3
What is the significance of the title Lady Oracle? Provide examples from the text that show how the idea of an oracle is presented and its relevance to Joan and her journey of self-acceptance.
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