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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. Benny asks Del to _______________.
2. Del's prays that she will _____________________________.
3. What rumor does Benny confirm to the Jordans about Madeleine?
4. Which of the following is not present in Del's aunts' home?
5. What does Del do to try to understand religion?
Short Essay Questions
1. How old is Del in this chapter and what is her current quest in life?
2. How does the story begin?
3. What is Del's mother's position on religion?
4. Where do Del's aunts move after Uncle Craig dies?
5. What are some of the animals at Uncle Benny's house?
6. What object of Uncle Craig's do Del's aunts give to her after his death?
7. Why is Del helpless when it comes to helping Owen save Major?
8. Whatever happens to the turtle soup?
9. What do Del's aunts believe about ambition in life?
10. What is the fate of Uncle Craig's manuscript?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the situation when more than one language exists within a country such as Canada? Explain the challenges of living in such situations.
Essay Topic 2
Describe the setting for the novel. Be sure to include geography, time period and any pertinent popular culture events. Why did the writer choose this setting?
Essay Topic 3
As you might expect from the title, the author provides the perspective of how girls and women view the world. Choose two situations in the book which also involve men or boys and create a brief synopsis of how the males viewed the same situations.
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