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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What became the "center of GOD universe"?
2. After the assembly, what does Steve do?
3. Why did Steve go to Texas after graduation?
4. Who was the senior who didn't graduate?
5. Who taught Steve's creative writing class?
Essay Topic 1
Jealousy is found many times throughout the story.
Part 1) Explain how jealousy affects people.
Part 2) Why is jealousy such an overwhelming emotion?
Part 3) What would have been your reaction to finding your boyfriend/girlfriend sleeping with your high school teacher?
Essay Topic 2
Part 1) What did Mr. Waters mean when he told Steve that you cannot write about love until you have had your heart broken?
Part 2) Was it possible that Mr. Waters was contemplating a relationship with Dub at that point?
Part 3) Why did Mr. Waters give Steve a copy of the school yearbook as a gift?
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay on one of the following subjects:
Part 1) The inner turmoil that teenagers feel and the emotional and or physical release that drugs provide.
Part 2) A teenager's need to feel accepted.
Part 3) The importance that music has on young adults.
This section contains 967 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)