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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 is Nedra covered in when she arrives at the meeting?
2. What does Kayla find when she returns to the kitchen after throwing up?
3. What does Gene think of the tattoos?
4. What does Mfumbe Taylor do when Kayla is still in the stairwell?
5. In Chapter 5, what is special about a particular morning when Kayla wakes up?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Allyson say about insurance companies and genetic coding?
2. What petition does Mfumbe ask Kayla and Amber to sign?
3. What does Amber say about her tattoo?
4. Where do Amber's parents decide to move? Why does Amber have to go with them?
5. Which club is Kayla trying to find? Who takes her there?
6. What happens when Kayla tries to access her father's files after her mother leaves? Who helps her?
7. Where does Zekeal take Kayla after they have been to the Lobo2MeClub?
8. What does Kayla learn about Zekeal when she is at his place and he is in the shower?
9. According to the Tribune E-Journal, what happened to Kayla's father?
10. What is Kayla reluctant to reveal about her tardiness to a meeting?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Weyn's use of literary devices (such as foreshadowing, cliffhangers, deux ex machina,) and how they add or detract from the story. Does Weyn use too many or too few literary techniques? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Titles often play a vital role in making a person decide to read a particular book. In your opinion, why is The Bar Code Tattoo titled as such?
Do you think it is the best title for the book? Why or why not? Do you think a title needs to have direct relevance to a book's content? Have you ever read a book and wondered how the title was relevant to the story?
Essay Topic 3
Most protagonists are a mixture of admirable traits and character flaws. Kayla Reed is no exception. Explore Kayla's personality traits. Use textual evidence from the book for support.
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