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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What part of her body does Turtle complain hurts all the time?
2. In Cash's story, what animal breaks into Boma Mellowbug's home and receives many bee stings?
3. What is Letty's reaction to the news that Alice is an admirer of Cash?
4. What animal does Taylor's landlord help to emigrate?
5. What type of sandwich does Taylor make for her date with Kevin?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The varying forms of relationship status in romantic relationships becomes a large theme in the novel. Explain how definition in Taylor's relationship with Jax, and Alice's relationship with Cash changed during the course of Turtle's custody battle, and why those changes were important to the fight they all were partaking in.
Essay Topic 2
Many characters in the novel choose their own names, or are gifted a name after a significant moment in their life. Choose two characters with interesting names, explain the story behind their name, and then explain how their name reflects their character traits.
Essay Topic 3
The Trail of Tears proved to be an important historical moment in the novel. Explain what happened during the Trail of Tears, and how this moment in history directly affected Turtle's story.
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