The Happy Hooker Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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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 broke up with Xaviera when she was arrested for the first time?

2. What was the name of Carl Gordon's girlfriend when he first met Xaviera?

3. What kind of camp was Xaviera taken to when her home was invaded while she was growing up?

4. What was the name of Xaviera's childhood friend, whom she was obsessed with?

5. What heritage was Xaviera's mother?

Short Essay Questions

1. Who was David and what was his involvement with Xaviera in "Chapter 8, Puerto Rico"?

2. Explain the childhood incident that Xaviera experienced in "Chapter 2, A Family Affair".

3. Discuss where Xaviera was born and who cared for her while growing up.

4. Describe Xaviera's first location when she opened her first brothel.

5. When Xaviera was arrested for the first time, what happened between her and Paul Lindfield?

6. Explain Xaviera's placement in a concentration camp in "Chapter 2, A Family Affair".

7. When Xaviera went to live with David and his roommates, what happened with their landlords?

8. Describe Xaviera's thoughts on Carl's mother, Mrs. Gordon, in "Chapter 4, Dutch Treat".

9. Discuss the relationship between Xaviera and Carl when they first began dating.

10. After working in a casino hotel, why did Xaviera stop working at this particular location and where did she decide to go next?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Compare and contrast Xaviera's career changes throughout "The Happy Hooker," and the reasons for each job she selected. Cite examples from the book in order to justify your answer.

Essay Topic 2

"The Happy Hooker" involved many flashbacks from Xaviera's life. Discuss and describe how Xaviera used flashbacks in the book in order to help gain a reader's attention as well as tell her store. Cite examples from the book in order to support your answer.

Essay Topic 3

In "Chapter 3, South Africa," Xaviera goes home to find her father very ill. So far in the book, Xaviera spoke of the importance of the relationship she had with her father. Discuss Xaviera's reaction to her father's illness and how it affected her emotionally as well as the role it played for her later in life. Cite examples from the book in order to justify your response.

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