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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happened the night Tex was shot that has upset Johnny?
2. Why does Tex think Mason yells at him?
3. Why doesn't Tex stop Lem from making one stop on his way back to the city?
4. What does Lem tell his wife to do?
5. How does Jamie hurt Tex?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay describing the societal prejudices of being poor. Include examples from your own personal experience and examples from the text.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay describing Mason's relationship with his father and how it is described throughout the novel. Use specific examples from the novel to provide examples to support your essay.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay describing the many poor choices that Tex makes throughout the novel. Be sure to use specific examples from the novel to support your essay.
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