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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. Where does Indian like to hang out during the day?
2. What does Tito do when Jamal says he saved his life?
3. What does the first Scorpion to see Jamal working buy?
4. What does Jamal try to give Tito before he leaves?
5. Why does Mack not want to fight with the new leader of the Scorpions?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Dwayne threaten to do after he loses the fight to Jamal, and how does Jamal respond to this?
2. What does Jamal say he would have done if Dwayne had pushed him, and how does Tito respond?
3. How does Jamal contact Indian to tell him to be the new leader?
4. What happened when Tito told Abuela about what he did in the park?
5. What does Jamal see after he hears the three shots of the gun?
6. Why was Tito late to go with Jamal to meet with Indian?
7. What happens as Tito's cab is driving away?
8. What does Jamal spend his money from his job on?
9. What happens when Blood sees Jamal working at the Bodega?
10. Why does Mack want to be the leader of the Scorpions?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The characters in this book all had their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the book and how this goal affected the characters around them.
Essay Topic 2
Friendship is a strong theme throughout the book. Where are some places that this theme appears, and how do the characters touched by it react? How do certain friendships change over the course of the book, and what causes these changes?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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