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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. Why does Bart like reading Kurt Vonnegut books?
2. At the end of the day, November 24th, who is Bart talking to?
3. When Bart meets Tom Granger at Nicky's on November 26th, what song is playing on the jukebox?
4. Who does Bart run into at the mall while Christmas shopping?
5. What does Bart do to earn his half of the money needed for a new television?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain the "Trained Dog Ethic".
2. Why is Bart upset after hearing the news about the fires that he set?
3. Describe the simile that Bart is talking about on the morning that the Blue Ribbon Laundry is demolished.
4. What happens to Bart as he is painting the smoke stack at the laundry?
5. What are Bart's concerns about bringing the Christmas presents he bought over to Mary's parents' house?
6. Why does Bart tell Olivia that she will never make it to Vegas?
7. What are Bart's concerns regarding going to a New Year's Eve party at Walt Hamner's house?
8. What questions has Steve Ordner been asking employees of the Blue Ribbon Laundry about Bart?
9. What does Bart tell the owner of the gun shop is the reason he is buying the guns?
10. Who does Bart run into at the mall and what is this person doing now?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Bart's dreams.
Essay Topic 2
Describe Bart's climb from low-man-on-the-totem-pole to office executive at Blue Ribbon Laundry.
Essay Topic 3
Why does Olivia mean so much to Bart?
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