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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. Who is Karen?
2. What is the first compliment Terry gives Jem?
3. When did Jem realize what the numbers were?
4. How does Jem know that Spider is involved in something illegal?
5. What does Jem see explode?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Val say when she first meets Jem?
2. How does Spider show his optimistic attitude in the woods?
3. What does Jem see on the newspaper when eating in town?
4. How does Jem know Spider is involved in something illegal?
5. Why does Jem stop Spider from getting food in the wild?
6. Why does Jem carry guilt about the explosion?
7. Why does Jem feel partially guilty about her mother's death?
8. How does Spider calm Jem's fears about the cows?
9. What does Spider want to do after stealing a car?
10. How does Jem save Spider in the woods?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What did Jem learn from her lonely trek in the woods, and how did this change her life?
Essay Topic 2
How does Jem show her persistant nature, and what effect does this attribute have on other people in her life?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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