Strangers on a Train Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 105 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Strangers on a Train Lesson Plans

Final Test - Hard

Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Bruno say he will do if Guy doesn't let him stay the night?

2. What does Bruno say both he and Guy are before falling into the water?

3. What city does Guy think about visiting for a couple of weeks?

4. Who is Guy out with when he almost hits the boy on the bike?

5. What does Bruno shout at his mother about in chapter 27?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

How does Bruno use Anne against Guy? Why does it work so effectively?

Essay Topic 2

What role does Bruno's mother play in "Strangers on a Train"? How would the book change if she was not part of it? What effect does her presence in the story have on the other character?

Essay Topic 3

Look at the structure of "Strangers on a Train".

How does the author use character and dialogue to drive the narrative?

Discuss elements of the narrative structure: exposition, conflict, complication, climax, resolution and conclusion. Do all the elements make for a logical and linear story? How does the story's structure express the book's themes?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 233 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the Strangers on a Train Lesson Plans