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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. Who does Father Mulrooney announce has died on December 6?
2. Where is Chris Flynn's father's office?
3. How far does Alex think he will have to shovel snow in order to get to the Port Authority?
4. What is the name of Mr. Flynn's company?
5. When does Mr. Flynn tell Alex that the next convoy will leave New York?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Alex and Julie do before they go to look for Bri on the 27th?
2. By December 5, what does Harvey want the boys to look for when they body shop?
3. Why aren't Alex and his sisters able to get out of New York City on the convoy?
4. Where do Kevin's family live and what are the conditions like there?
5. How did Julie get lottery tickets?
6. What does Bri want to do to celebrate her father's birthday?
7. Why does Kevin get his mother vodka?
8. What does and does not Kevin miss since the disaster?
9. How did Alex's sisters get him to take aspirin?
10. What does Harvey propose to help Alex get out of New York?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In Chapter 17, after Alex finds Harvey dead, he makes a note to pray for Harvey's soul. Discuss the role of prayer in the Morales children's lives.
Essay Topic 2
In Chapter 17, Alex realizes that Bri and Julie have been taking care of him just as he has taken care of them. Discuss how the siblings have been taking care of one another.
Essay Topic 3
In Chapter 3, Alex goes to Yankee Stadium to try to find his mother. Discuss the trip to Yankee Stadium and Alex's feelings about the trip.
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