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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 was the name of the street Harry lived on with Ruth?
2. Who does Harry wish could see him rich?
3. What is the name of the farm that Harry is looking for?
4. What does Harry wear when he walks down to the beach?
5. What city was Skeeter killed in?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Harry and Janice say about Nelson when they are alone?
2. Why has Nelson never forgiven his father for the fire at his old house?
3. What is Harry's role at Springer Motors?
4. What does Harry suggest to Nelson?
5. How does Nelson react to Campbell's presence?
6. Describe Harry and Charlie's relationship.
7. What does Harry remember about Skeeter?
8. What does Harry think about the Springer's house?
9. Why did Janice not want to buy a house?
10. How does Nelson want Harry to help him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare Rabbit's character to the person he is a the beginning of the story to the person he is at the end of the story:
1) What does Rabbit hope to achieve at the beginning of the story?
2) What events changes Rabbit ideas about life?
3) How has Rabbit's character changed by the end of the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Away from the main character examine the way the author uses the other characters in the book. When does he introduce and take them away from the story? What effect does it have on the story?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the books reception in three different countries including the country the book was written. How do their opinions about the books differ? Was the book more influential in one country than another? If so, why?
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