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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 does Jamal want to do before he gives the gun back to Mack?
2. Where was Randy when he was arrested?
3. Who helps Indian beat Jamal?
4. Who found the gun that Tito was hiding?
5. What does Jamal hope to be able to buy when he saves up his money?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Jamal think about as he runs home from Tito's house after the shooting?
2. What does Jamal see after he hears the three shots of the gun?
3. What is Tito's idea to get Indian to help pay for Randy's appeal?
4. How does Jamal contact Indian to tell him to be the new leader?
5. What happened when Abuela found the gun that Tito was hiding?
6. How does Mack say Angel and Indian were shot?
7. Why does Jamal lose his job?
8. What does Dwayne threaten to do after he loses the fight to Jamal, and how does Jamal respond to this?
9. Why was Tito late to go with Jamal to meet with Indian?
10. Why does Mack want to be the leader of the Scorpions?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Tito and Jamal are two very similar people, and yet they have some very notable and important differences. Using the text to cite some support, write a compare/contrast essay about these two characters.
Essay Topic 2
What were some of the forms of foreshadowing used in this book, and how did those moments affect the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Personal identity was one of the main themes in this book. Where did this theme appear, and how did its inclusion in the novel shape the course of the plot?
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