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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 did Mr. Dalstrom say when Michael insisted being stuffed in a locker wasn't his fault?
2. What is Taylor given to drink during the ride?
3. What is the name Ostin comes up with for the club?
4. What was in the trash cans the day Michael had been rolled across the cafeteria inside one?
5. What did Cody hit Michael in the head with?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Michael feel a little guilty about going out to a ball game and a party on Friday night? What is his mom's response?
2. How does the game end and what does Taylor late confess about her role in it?
3. How does Mrs. Vey discover that Ostin knows about Michael's electric power?
4. Describe the encounter with the man wearing dirty clothes outside the pizza place.
5. What does Ostin say he discovered when he went looking into the birth records for the period covering Taylor and Michael's births?
6. What does Michael say happened at the only other party he'd been invited to since he had moved to Idaho?
7. How is Taylor kidnapped?
8. What was the situation that caused Michael to be in detention when the class was studying Greek mythology?
9. Describe the scene between Michael and his mother the evening after Michael shocks Mitchell, Wade, and Jack.
10. Describe the conversation with the first cheerleader who approaches Ostin and Michael in Chapter 9. What is Ostin's reaction?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Who is Ostin Liss? What is Ostin's biggest strength? How does he use that to help Michael? What is Ostin's biggest weakness? In what ways is Ostin a typical teen? In what ways is he not a typical teen?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the scene in which Michael is called on to kill Wade. What is his reaction? How does he justify his reaction? What does Wade do later to repay Michael's refusal? What does Michael's refusal to kill Wade say about his personality? What does Wade's reaction later say about his?
Essay Topic 3
Who are Jack, Mitchell, and Wade? How do the three interact with Michael and Ostin? What is their action that prompts the friendship between Taylor and Michael? How do the relationships between Michael, Wade, and Jack change over the course of the story? Why do they change?
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