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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is the only place that Ruth will go out to at the end of the book?
2. Where is Jacy sent at the end of the summer until college starts?
3. Who does Jacy end up having sex with at the pool hall?
4. Why is Sonny embarrassed at Sam's funeral?
5. Dwayne changes his profession to what?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Genevieve and Sonny's father could really be a comfort to one another. Explain why.
Essay Topic 2
Pick your favorite character from this book. Write an essay describing why you chose this character. How do you relate to this character? What is your favorite thing about this character? If you could change one thing about this character what would it be?
Essay Topic 3
Jacy is crushed when Abilene uses her and also when she finds out that Bobby Sheen married Annie. Jacy doesn't realize that she treated Dwayne, Lester, and Sonny that same way. Write an essay about why you feel Jacy is unable to make that connection.
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