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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 does Kayla suggest for her and Amber to do?
2. According to Ashley, what is the cause of Joseph's death?
3. What law does the government pass?
4. What else happens when someone gets the tattoo?
5. What do Young's opponents say about those who are opposed to bar code tattoos?
Short Essay Questions
1. Kayla's mother finds Joseph Reed's file. What does the file say about his genetic code?
2. When Kayla arrives at his apartment, how does Zekeal explain what he is reading?
3. What does Amber say about her tattoo?
4. What does Kayla learn about Zekeal when she is at his place and he is in the shower?
5. Where does Zekeal take Kayla after they have been to the Lobo2MeClub?
6. What does Kayla do after leaving the guidance counselor's office? Who shows concern for her?
7. What does Kayla ask the guidance counselor concerning his tattoo? What is his reply?
8. What is Kayla reluctant to reveal about her tardiness to a meeting?
9. What does Kayla watch happen next door on the evening of her seventeenth birthday?
10. Why are Amber and her parents living in the Route Nine Motor Inn?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
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 3
In some ways, Kayla Reed is a larger-than-life heroine. Despite incredible odds, she usually comes out on top in The Bar Code Tattoo and in the other books in the series. Is a hero or heroine a necessary part of every work of fiction? Why or why not? Explain your answer.
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