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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. Ky tells Cassia that he knows his data was interfered with and he knows that _______________________.
2. Ky gives Cassia his artifact which will _________________________.
3. What does Ky whisper to Cassia as they head to the trains after hiking?
4. What do the Officials tell Cassia in the supervisor's office at work?
5. Why does Cassia feel that she should not be matched with Xander?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe how the connection between Cassia and Ky develops.
2. What is the Prisoner's Dilemma and how does it relate to Cassia and Ky?
3. How does the Official subtly blackmail Cassia regarding her sorting work and the choices she makes?
4. What is the first word that Ky teaches Cassia to write?
5. Why does Society not want Cassia to be with Ky and what is Cassia's opinion of that?
6. What is Society doing in the middle of the night that Cassia's mother considers to be a warning for her?
7. How are Cassia and her family warned about their behavior with the cutting of the maple trees?
8. What artifact does Ky give to Cassia when she thought he would be returning her compact?
9. How does Cassia realize that she and her mother are alike?
10. Why does Cassia hold back from telling Ky that she saw his face on the screen at her Match Banquet?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of love. Identify at least two instances about love in the book and then cite examples to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of Cassia's mother. What did she look like? What were her positive personality traits? What were her dreams and fears? What was most valuable to her in her world?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast Xander and Ky. Both young men are trying to carve out new lives but seem to have different methods and goals. How are Xander and Ky alike? How are they different? On what things do they agree? What is the thing that threatens to separate them? What other similarities and dissimilarities are there between the two characters?
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