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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Tex ask for?
2. Why doesn't Tex go to the car wash to pick up another girl after he drops off Jamie?
3. Who does Lem call when he takes the phone from Tex?
4. What will Tex be able to start in the next week once he is well enough?
5. Who does Lem remind Tex of after he reads his letter?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In this novel, Tex often gets into trouble in school, yet the teachers and vice principal seem to support him. Write an essay explaining why this is the case. Use supporting details from the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
This novel has several examples of irony in it. Write an essay about these examples, being sure to include at least three examples of irony. Explain why they are ironic and how the author develops this sense throughout the novel.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay describing how bullying occurred throughout this novel. Use specific examples from the novel to provide examples to support your essay.
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