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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What would Alex have liked to eat at the beginning of Chapter 19?
2. How long does Alex think it might take to drag Bri to the Port Authority to catch the convoy?
3. Where does Alex tell Julie that he has gone when he leaves her a note in Chapter 19?
4. On September 16, what one item does Harvey refuse to trade for food?
5. By December 28, how long has it been since Alex has eaten?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In Chapters 15-16, their is a feeling of dread mixed with the hope that Alex feels as he counts down the days to the convoy. Discuss the overall mood of "The Dead and the Gone".
Essay Topic 2
In Chapter 9, Alex goes body shopping for the first time. Discuss body shopping and its importance.
Essay Topic 3
In Chapter 5, the Morales children have theories about why their mother hasn't called. Discuss these reasons.
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