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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Bernard no longer continuing his football lessons?
(a) He thinks Tom is a horrible instructor.
(b) His father is sending him to music camp.
(c) He does not care for football anymore.
(d) He has learned all the lessons football can teach him.
2. What is the name of the poem Savannah reads at Luke's funeral?
(a) The Island of Wonder.
(b) The Aging Glory.
(c) The Southern Way.
(d) The Prince of Tides.
3. What position does Tom play at South Carolina University?
(b) Defensive safety.
4. How does Tom feel after reading Renata's book?
(a) He is angry.
(b) He is indifferent.
(c) He is curious.
(d) He is sad.
5. Tom tells Susan that the story of The Southern Way was true except ________________.
(a) The nightmares did not have a happy ending.
(b) Their mother was not as brutal as the story depicts.
(c) The children had no magic.
(d) The ghastly dogs never left them alone.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Benji Washington?
2. After learning the truth about Renata in Chapter Twenty, Tom challenges Susan for ______________.
3. Who does Susan finally admit Renata to be?
4. Where do Tom and Susan go after the dinner party?
5. Who leads the campaign to welcome a black boy into the school?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Susan insist that Savannah wants to become the persona called Renata?
2. What is different, according to Susan, about the way Bernard interacts with Tom and his father?
3. How could you characterize Luke's experiences in Vietnam?
4. What might the appearance of Snow symbolize?
5. What admission does Susan make that startles Tom over dinner?
6. How does Tom ironically avenge Herbert's rude behavior?
7. Why does Tom agree to help find Luke?
8. Why is Lila bitter about Tom's decision?
9. What does Tom realize after reading the first page of Renata's book?
10. Why does Tom continue searching through Savannah's apartment?
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