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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 name of Tommy's best friend?
2. What does Malcolm agree to let Jenn do?
3. What does Malcolm enjoy while working at the farm?
4. What is the name of Elijah's wife?
5. Why has Luvenia been fired?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are Jennie Epps's plans for the future?
2. What happens after Luvenia's scheme with Florenz, and why?
3. How does Luvenia feel about big cities?
4. How does Malcolm get to the family reunion?
5. What does Katie do at the rent party?
6. What happens to Skeeter after the march, and why?
7. What did Planter buy at an auction, and why?
8. What does Tommy say about the march after it is completed?
9. What does Luvenia do for the Deetses, and what does she hope this job will do for her?
10. What happens to the ticket money given to Shep to get to the family reunion?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Security and safety are two themes that are touched on a number of times throughout the course of this book. What are some of these instances, and how does this affect the characters in these scenes?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
How does Luvenia use her trials to her advantage, and what leads her to her success?
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