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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What had happened to the rafters?
2. What was wrapped around Richards' neck?
3. What was put in the stew?
4. What game was Richard trying to play?
5. What was the reason for the cheering?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Attempt to explain Sal's lying for Richard. What might she have hoped to gain in her lie? What is revealed about her in the following chapters, Karl runs away? How might this tie into Sal covering for Richard?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss why it was impossible for the rafters to negotiate their release. What were the main reasons for the dope guards killing the rafters? What did they fear would occur? Was this a logical fear or paranoia? How does the reader know?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Jed's reconnaissance missions for Sal. Why do you think he was given these missions? Would they contribute to Jeds' alienation from the rest of the camp, or is his alienation the result of his own doing? Explain your answer.
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