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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 buy for Tito before they meet with Indian?
2. Who helps Indian beat Jamal?
3. Where does Tito's father live?
4. Why does Jamal lose his job?
5. Why does Tito not accept the gift Jamal tries to give him before he leaves?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened when Abuela found the gun that Tito was hiding?
2. Why does Mack want to be the leader of the Scorpions?
3. What is Tito's idea to get Indian to help pay for Randy's appeal?
4. What does Dwayne threaten to do after he loses the fight to Jamal, and how does Jamal respond to this?
5. What does Jamal spend his money from his job on?
6. Why was Tito late to go with Jamal to meet with Indian?
7. What does Jamal see after he hears the three shots of the gun?
8. Why does Jamal lose his job?
9. How does Jamal hear that Randy got hurt?
10. How does Mack say Angel and Indian were shot?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Diversity was a major theme in this book as many different life-styles involved. How was this theme shown in this book, and why do you think the author felt it was so important?
Essay Topic 2
Hypocrisy was an attribute that was highlighted in this book. Where did hypocrisy appear, and how did the inclusion of this attribute affect Jamal throughout the book?
Essay Topic 3
This book takes place in a few different settings. Describe some of these settings and how they affected the course of the plot. Why might the author have chosen these particular places for this plot to take place?
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