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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What actually keeps the McNab boys going to school?
2. What are the cabins in Valley Forge?
3. Where have the two boys gotten their food?
4. Why doesn't Maniac stay in the band shell after Grayson's death?
5. What do the Cobras come to do in the McNab house?
Essay Topic 1
What is the theme of the book concerning race? How is the theme expressed? What do the characters learn about race by the end of the novel?
Essay Topic 2
What does Hector Street symbolize? How does the street affect the lives of those in both the East End and the West End?
Essay Topic 3
Why doesn't Maniac choose to remain at the Pickwell house? Why does he not choose this loving family as his own when he knows that they would embrace him? What does this say about Maniac's past and his future?
This section contains 770 words
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