The Age of Wire and String Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

Ben Marcus
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Final Test - Hard

Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

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

Short Answer Questions

1. The boy lives in a big house and buries ________ when the item he is in charge of caring for goes away for the day.

2. The cooler parts will warm and ride, creating what the author calls a dog _________.

3. The ______ speeds up in accordance with the speed at which cloth is chewed, according to the story.

4. In ________ medicine, arm playing can become very complicated, according to the author.

5. ________ helpers were often deaf and by 1990, the term Walter is used to signify deaf soldiers of Mexico.

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Marcus takes on the idea of death at many points of this book, bringing new images to it and showing this reader its importance in society.

Part 1: Why do you think death is such a big part of society?

Part 2: Do you think most people are afraid of death? Why is this?

Part 3: How do you think people relate to death in their lives? How do you relate to death?

Essay Topic 2

Ben Marcus' book is one that is considered to be experimental, to say the least, which can be confusing for some readers.

Part 1: What is the purpose of writing an experimental book?

Part 2: Do you think an experimental book is one that's easy to read?

Part 3: How do you think the book would be different if it was written in a standard way?

Essay Topic 3

Marcus writes that disclosing mysteries is a way to look at society without destroying the mysteries themselves.

Part 1: Why do you think society has so many mysteries?

Part 2: How do you think that disclosing a mystery might destroy it?

Part 3: What are the problems with destroying the mysteries of society?

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