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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. Where does Zhikarev have an offshore account?
2. Where is the engineer studying?
3. Where is Kyra sent?
4. Why does Joe think mine workers lived in the old building?
5. Why does Joe find it so easy to escape his cell?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Kyra want to change the guards at the Chinese border?
2. Why does Natayla want to make Mack a shirt?
3. Describe the cells the guards take Mack back to?
4. What does Mack see when he steps into the sunlight?
5. How does Mack prepare to leave the village?
6. How does Zhikacev know Stegman?
7. What is Zamatev's relationship with Kyra?
8. Why is Yakov on the run from the Soviets?
9. How does Mack convince the man to let him go?
10. Why does Mack want to find his own place to stay?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Mack escape the soldiers after him? What does Mack's attitude towards the soldiers reveal about his character?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the author's writing style. How would you describe the author's prose style? What kind of vocabulary does he use? What meaning does the author's style give to the story?
Essay Topic 3
Choose one of the following and discuss how it affects the tone of the book and helps to express character and theme.
2. Point of view
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