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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Luvenia's biggest dream?
2. What sport does Tommy play?
3. Where does Malcolm live?
4. What is the name of Tommy's best friend?
5. What is Mr. Moser's title?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Responsibility and coming of age are two themes that are interwoven in many places of this plot. Where do these themes appear, and how do they work together to move the plot along?
Essay Topic 2
Choosing sides is a theme that is presented in this book. What are some of the examples of this theme appearing, and how does it affect the characters involved?
Essay Topic 3
Muhammad is a minor character whose presence makes a big difference in the plot. How does he accomplish this? What are some ways that his presence, however brief, alters the outcome of the plot? What would have happened differently if he had not been in the book at all?
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