Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - "The Flats Road"
1. How does the story begin?
2. What does Del relate about fishing with her Uncle Benny and her brother, Owen?
3. What are some of the animals at Uncle Benny's house?
4. Whatever happens to the turtle soup?
5. Explain Benny's penchant for clutter.
6. What is Del's favorite of Benny's possessions?
7. Where does Del live and how does she feel about her home?
8. Why does Benny ask Del if she can...
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