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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 does Odd notice about the sounds in Fungus Man's house?
2. When Odd travels into the room what does he turn and see standing in the doorway?
3. What has Harlo put on the white pieces of felt?
4. What does Odd tell Viola will happen to her?
5. What does the name given to the man-made lake outside the city limits of Pico Mundo mean?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Odd chases Harlo?
2. What does Odd notice about the differences between the study and the rest of Robertson's house?
3. Describe the conversation that Odd and the chief have in Chapter 20 after Stormy and Odd leave the church.
4. How does Odd describe the connection between Elvis and Terri in Chapter 6?
5. What does Odd believe the black room to be after he first encounters it?
6. Describe the confrontation between Odd and Harlo in Chapter 1.
7. Describe the scene in chapter fifteen when Odd goes to find Ozzie's cow has been blown up.
8. In chapter one how does Odd describe what he is after he has confronted Harlo?
9. At the beginning of Chapter 1 what does Odd say is the reason that he has written his memoir?
10. Describe the Fungus Man as Odd sees him in Chapter 5.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare Odd Thomas to his parents.
Part 1) How do they differ? Is there any indication that he is anything like them? Explain.
Part 2) Is there any indication that either of his parents care for him? Explain your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Part 1) Why is it that Stormy refuses to stay home from work even though she has been very worried about Odd?
Part 2) Is there any indication that Stormy may regret her choice?
Part 3) What does it say about Stormy that she was willing to get a tattoo so that she and Odd had matching birthmarks?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the bodachs.
Part 1) Is it believable that the bodachs manipulated Odd in order to help the satan worshipers carry out their plans for muder? Explain your reasoning.
Part 2) Since all four characters involved in the shooting and Robertson moved to Pico Mundo in order to commit this crime it is possible that the bodachs somehow lead the men here in order to get to Odd? Explain your answer.
Part 3) Did the bodachs get between Odd and Varner knowing that it will limit Odd's view of Varner? Explain.
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