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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Rose tell Sissy happened to Sissy's real father?
2. How old is Sissy in this chapter?
3. What does Sissy suspect that Son is trying to hide from Thomas?
4. Sissy comes home from school one day and sees a girl ________________ in front of St. Elizabeth's.
5. During a driving lesson Rose tells Sissy about __________________.
Essay Topic 1
Leaving is an important theme in THE PATRON SAINT OF LIARS. Can you cite an example to support this theme? Name two other themes and cite examples to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
What is the significance of the book's title? What are some other possible titles for the book. List at least five and cite your reasons for each.
Essay Topic 3
The author uses more than one instance of irony in the book. Cite at least two other examples you can identify in the book and note why they are examples of irony.
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