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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 is the problem Lisa discovers with the car when she goes outside the following morning?
2. Where does Todd get water?
3. What does Lisa suggest that Todd do with his morning in chapter three?
4. What kind of crops are growing in the fields of the first farm where Lisa stops?
5. What does Lisa find on Chidester Street?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Craig thinking as he and Lisa go to the warehouse in two cars one night?
2. Describe how Lisa and Craig get to the warehouse and how they get in.
3. How do Lisa and Todd arrange an alarm system to alert them to intruders?
4. What does Lisa think about while she and Todd are eating dinner?
5. What does Lisa find in her closet that reminds her of her old life, and how does she feel when she finds it?
6. What are some of the options Lisa can think of as ways to get food?
7. How has Lisa's relationship with Todd changed and what is her attitude about that?
8. Lisa talks to Todd about her sense of accomplishment. What does she say about it?
9. Describe the party Lisa and the other children have at Lake Ellyn.
10. What does Lisa discover when she returns to the house with the second load of supplies from the farm?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Some of the kids say Lisa is selfish when she refers to the city as hers. Are they right? What is Lisa's argument? Is she right? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Why does Lisa believe that the city is better than the farm? Why does Craig believe the farm is better than the city? Which is correct?
Essay Topic 3
How does Lisa survive in the first months after the plague? What is it that keeps her motivated? What are her biggest concerns?
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