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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. Which of the following is not one of Hillari's theories about Stargirl?
2. Which of the following characters is not amused with Stargirl's antics?
3. Which of the following characters is the cameraman for Hot Seat?
4. Where does Leo see the new girl for the first time?
5. How does Stargirl sign things?
Short Essay Questions
1. What kind of character is Wayne?
2. Who is Ron Kovac and what happens when he is injured?
3. How is Stargirl dressed when she comes to school on the first day?
4. Who is A.H. Brubaker (Archie) and what profession did he retire from?
5. What happens when Stargirl comes over to the table where Leo and Kevin are sitting?
6. How does the author describe Stargirl's behavior and what are some specific examples of her behavior?
7. Why does Stargirl continue to get attention for her cheerleading?
8. How does Stargirl react when the jury begins asking her aggressive and rude questions?
9. What does Leo notice that is different about Stargirl from the other girls?
10. What is the typical setup for the Hot Seat show that Leo and Kevin put on?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Was Stargirl treated fairly in this novel? Include examples from the text to support your answer. Do you think she would have been treated differently at your school? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Why does Stargirl take Leo to the desert? What does she hope to gain? Does she succeed with her hopes? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
What is the purpose of Senor Saguaro in this novel? What does it represent? Does it seem to be helpful? Why or why not?
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