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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. How often do people stay at Benji's old Sag Harbor house?
3. What large item does Barry also throw into the fire?
4. What does Benji think of his father's BBQ at the beginning of Chapter 5?
5. What did Benji plan on dressing like in order to get into the concert?
Essay Topic 1
Choose at least one female character from "Sag Harbor" and discuss at least 3 ways she goes against traditional gender stereotypes.
Essay Topic 2
Describe at least 4 features of Benji and how those features fulfill the traditional, literary requirements of a teenager/young adult.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss at least 3 literary devices that Whitehead uses to help the reader better understand at least one character of your choosing. Use direct quotations and/or examples from the text to support your position.
This section contains 750 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)