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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 shape are the columns of the Giant's Causeway?
2. What does Cassie tease Laura about on the flight?
3. What does Justin reply to Ken's question?
4. How many gates were at Rhodes?
5. What does Laura tell Cassie they should do in the future?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the probable impact of Justin's behavior on the show and Barbara's career?
2. What happens between Ken and Justin in the men's restroom?
3. How are Cassie and Juliet disqualified?
4. How is Eli freed and what does he announce?
5. What is an indication that Laura and Carl are becoming emotionally involved?
6. What does Justin do when he and Abby arrive at Giant's Causeway and what is his comment about the Causeway?
7. What happens when Eli watches the footage of Justin and Ken?
8. How does Abby react to being in England and what happens when she talks about it to Justin?
9. What does Cassie figure out about her and Juliet's clue and what does Juliet say about her map reading skills?
10. What two clues are presented and in what format?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Many readers of fiction place themselves in the position of one character and wonder if they would do the same thing as the character. Discuss the following:
1. Do you think one of the values of literature is to serve as a reflection of oneself? Why or why not?
2. Socrates said "Know thyself." How can reading a book such as Lost and Found help a reader to know him/herself? Do you find yourself reflecting on your own character and abilities when reading Lost and Found? Why or why not.
3. Choose one specific incident in Lost and Found to discuss and compare one of the characters' response to how you think you would respond.
Essay Topic 2
Oftentimes, a book has either a character-driven or action driven plot. Some books seem to balance the two. Discuss the following:
1. What do you think it means to say that a plot is character driven? Action driven?
2. How do you think a plot differs if it is character driven versus action driven?
3. Which type of plot do you find more interesting? Why?
4. Do you think it is possible to have a plot where action and character development share equal time? Why or why not.
5. What type of plot do you think Lost and Found is? Explain your response.
Essay Topic 3
Titles often play a vital role in a person's decision to read a particular book. Discuss the following:
1. Fully explain why you think Lost and Found is titled as such. Do you think it is the best title for the book? Why or why not? Can you think of a better title? Why would you choose it?
2. How important is a title in influencing your decision to read a book? Explain your answer.
3. Do you think a title needs to have direct relevance to a book's content? Explain your answer.
4. Have you ever read a book that, when you finished, you do not understand the relevance of the title? Did it discourage you from "trusting" that particular author again?
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