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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 is unusual about the screen when Cassia stands for her turn to be Matched?
2. What does Bram offer to the Officials as a sample of Grandfather?
3. In a dream, Cassia is supposed to tell Em to ______________________ at the Match Banquet.
4. Which of the following does NOT happen at Grandfather's Final Banquet?
5. Where do Cassia and Xander go to be matched?
Short Essay Questions
1. How are Cassia and her father alike in that they both destroyed part of Grandfather?
2. How do Cassia and her parents feel about Xander for her Match?
3. What is Society doing in the middle of the night that Cassia's mother considers to be a warning for her?
4. What is Cassia's special talent in the Society?
5. What does Ky mean when he tells Cassia they are running out of time and how does he feel about the decision Cassia made for him at his workplace?
6. Why are Cassia's parents so supportive about her need to search for Ky?
7. Why does Cassia have such a connection with nature?
8. Why does Society not want Cassia to be with Ky and what is Cassia's opinion of that?
9. Why does Cassia refuse to take the red pill to forget painful events?
10. What does Cassia learn about the value of words in keeping a person alive?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Coming of age is an important theme in MATCHED. Can you cite an example to support this theme? Name two other themes and cite examples to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Project into the future ten years after the end of the novel and write a brief synopsis for Cassia's life. Where will she be living? Who will be present in her life? To whom will she be Matched? What will her thoughts about Society be at this time?
Essay Topic 3
Ally Condie is a master at dramatic devices. Choose an example of symbolism, metaphor, and irony. Briefly describe them and identify the technique which they embody.
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