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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did she change her name?
2. What color is Amy's wool cap?
3. How long did Amy spend with foster families?
4. What does Hope say the house will turn into if Lonoff gets a secretary?
5. What disease did most people in the camps die of, according to Amy?
Essay Topic 1
Each of "The Ghost Writer"s four chapters has a different title. Explain the relevance of each chapter's title in relation to the events of that particular chapter. What does each chapter title mean? How does the chapter title connect to the events of that chapter? Use specific references to the story in the response.
Essay Topic 2
Amy plays a vital role in "The Ghost Writer." Write a response exploring the role and importance of Amy to the story. How does she interact with the other main characters? Why is she important? What conflicts/events involve Amy? Use specific examples from the story in the response.
Essay Topic 3
In "The Ghost Writer," Roth uses the theme of the importance and role of family. What role does family play for each main character (Amy, Lonoff, Hope, Zuckerman)? How is each characters' family portrayed? How do the characters' families influence the book's plot? Use specific references to the story in the response.
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