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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. What does Victor do after he reaches his conclusion about the waitress?
2. How old is Victor when he is introduced to the reader?
3. How does Thomas Builds-a-Fire assist Victor after his father passes away?
4. Why is Victor's friend the host of the party at the lake?
5. What does the bingo game that Victor discusses after his experience with the waitress represent to him?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Victor's opinion about Indian names?
2. What is Victor's father's view on war?
3. What are Thomas Builds-a-Fire's views on story telling?
4. What is the attitude toward the baby born of a red father and white mother at a barbecue?
5. What does Victor do when the waitress flirts with him at the fry bread stand?
6. How does Victor piece his family history together?
7. What is the story that Jimmy One-horse tells about he and his wife being pulled over by a police officer?
8. What happens to Victor in the second grade?
9. Why is Victor amazed at the waitress he meets at the fry bread stand?
10. What is Victor scared about in life when he discusses the bingo scenario?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How do the characters in The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven build myths around gifted individuals? Does this practice bolster or erode a sense of pride in the characters? How? Use examples from the book to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss how irony is used by the author. How effective is the use of irony in The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven? Use examples from the book.
Essay Topic 3
Sherman Alexie says "My only purpose is to teach children to rebel against authority figures." Is there evidence of this advice in The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven? Use specifics from the book to support your answer.
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