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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When do Erica and her family arrive in Sag Harbor?
2. What does Benji's family spend a great deal of time trying *not* to do?
3. What kind of music does the local radio station play?
4. What did Benji do when Melanie, at a young age, suggested they get married?
5. What does Barry throw into the bonfire?
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast 2 female characters from "Sag Harbor." Make sure to use specific evidence and quotations from the novel to support your thesis.
Essay Topic 2
Choose at least one female character from "Sag Harbor" and discuss at least 3 ways she goes against traditional gender stereotypes.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss how Benji's family's drive out to Sag Harbor 1) sets the tone for the rest of the novel and 2) introduces at least 3 key facts about Benji that are important throughout the rest of the text. Make sure to use direct quotations and evidence from the text to support your thesis.
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