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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where do Ponyboy and Two-Bit find Cherry as they are walking home from the hospital?
2. How does Dally convince the nurse to let him go to the rumble?
3. Ponyboy tells Randy that Johnny isn't ______.
4. As he is dying, what does Johnny tell Ponyboy to do?
5. How does Ponyboy want to make Darry proud?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What elements in the novel make the story more real? Discuss elements like point of view, characters, and how thematic elements like violence are handled.
Essay Topic 2
Describe the different characters' beliefs about violence. What events shape or change their view of violence? Do they think it's a necessary evil?
Essay Topic 3
Explain the reasons why The Outsiders may or may not belong to the realistic fiction genre? What other genres could it belong to?
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