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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Dwayne comes home from boot camp how does he hook up with Sonny?
2. Who does Jacy invite to have a hamburger with her?
3. Who does Sonny lean on for emotional support after he feels lonely attending his first football game after graduating?
4. Whose house does Sonny visit at the end of the book?
5. Who keeps standing outside the picture show waiting for it to reopen?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Jacy is manipulative throughout this book. Discuss the different ways this trait helped her and hurt her throughout the book.
Essay Topic 2
Everyone in Thalia knew that Sam was getting older. Why do you think it is such a shock to everyone in Thalia when Sam dies? How do you think Thalia is affected by the loss of Sam?
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay about how the character of Ruth makes you feel. Are you sad for her? Does her character frustrate you? What is your response to this character?
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