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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 was Jem's mother addicted to?
2. What vehicle scares Jem and Spider in the night?
3. What confession does Spider make after he and Jem make love?
4. What does Spider think of Jem's haircut?
5. What does Spider get upset with Jem for not bringing on their trip?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Val say when she first meets Jem?
2. What makes the moment so awkward after Jem and Spider make love?
3. What mistake does Jem make while buying a map?
4. Why does Jem stop Spider from getting food in the wild?
5. Why does Jem say she never wants children?
6. Why does Spider steal a car to get out of the city?
7. What does Val realize when Jem refuses to say she will take care of Spider?
8. How does Spider calm down Jem about her guilt over the explosion?
9. What idea does Jem wrestle with after saving Spider in the woods?
10. What does Jem see on the newspaper when eating in town?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Anne presented a very interesting and unique philosophy on life. What was this philosophy, and how did this different idealism affect the people around her?
Essay Topic 2
Fear is a common theme in this book that is presented a number of times by a number of characters. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the characters in the book?
Essay Topic 3
Which character do you relate with the most in this book? Why is this? How does this character change throughout the book?
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