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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. What did Megan sell her sports car to buy?
2. What is Patrick wearing when Megan's parents arrive?
3. How did Tilly's mother and grandmother react to the news of Tilly's baby?
4. What does Dave offer to sell Patrick?
5. Why did Patrick return home early in Chapter 6?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Megan wake Patrick up when she realizes he is late for work?
2. What does Megan decide she needs soon after Timmy leaves?
3. Why does Dave challenge Patrick to a competition?
4. Why did Tilly move to Williamsburg?
5. What does Megan admit to looking at the night of her first date with Patrick?
6. Why does Patrick dismiss any possibility of living with Megan before marriage?
7. What does Megan think Patrick's house would be a perfect setting for?
8. What has Megan felt a compulsion to do since she was a child?
9. What does Megan do on Thanksgiving morning?
10. How does Patrick manage to get soaked in the rain shower?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Both Megan's and Patrick's families gather for a special holiday. Discuss the relationships that the protagonists have with their families in the novel "Thanksgiving".
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Dave as Patrick's foil.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the dialogue used in the novel "Thanksgiving". How would you describe the dialogue and what effect does it have on the story?
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