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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who gets arrested for rape?
2. What do the doctors say about Sonny's eye?
3. Why does Sonny not go back to Ruth?
4. At the end of the senior trip, what does Jacy do?
5. Where do Sonny and Dwayne go when Dwayne comes back to visit for the first time since leaving?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The book suggests that the Thalia High School students' behaviors change depending on the class they are in. Why do the students' behaviors change?
Essay Topic 2
It says in the book that after Sonny hit the referee in the back of the head during the basketball game he was a celebrity amongst the students. Why would this make him a celebrity? How long do you think this will last?
Essay Topic 3
In the opening chapter of the book, Sam loses fifty dollars to Abilene on a bet that the Thalia football team will win. Why do you think Sam does this when the Thalia football team almost always loses? Why do you think he would risk losing fifty dollars instead of betting less?
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