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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Odd find when he goes to the chief's house in Chapter 39?
2. What does Odd find in his bathroom in Chapter 31?
3. What does Odd see in the room when he goes to check on Viola's daughters?
4. Where was the chief shot?
5. What is the length of Odd's father's affairs?
Essay Topic 1
Odd was willing to do whatever it took to save Viola but he wasn't willing to say anything to the blond girl from the bowling alley.
Part 1) Explain the differences in these two characters for Odd.
Part 2) Why does the author chose never to name this girl and Odd chooses never to casually speak to her?
Essay Topic 2
Ozzie, Terri and the chief all have a significant role in Odd's life.
Part 1) Compare these three characters and the place that they have in Odd's life.
Part 2) Terri is described as the mother figure and the chief is the father figure. What role does Ozzie seem to fall into?
Part 3) Speculate on the ways that Odd and Terri's relationship will change now that Odd has lost his love much like Terri did.
Essay Topic 3
Describe Elvis's character.
Part 1) What is Elvis's role in the story?
Part 2) Is it significant that events that were to take place were between Elvis's death anniversary and the anniversary of his mother's death? Explain your answer.
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