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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 did Lori say was going to be her protector during her time in the hospital in 1985?
2. What did Lori state was her "activity" when she was in the hospital in 1985?
3. What holiday was the first one that Mark brought Sally home to meet his family?
4. While in New York Hospital, in 1987, how many cassette tapes did Lori have with her?
5. What was the name of Dr. Brockland's secretary?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Lori and Marvin do on the weekends to keep their "relations simple and on an even keel"?
2. Explain the the compartments of Lori's brain.
3. Describe Lori's plans, and what she actually did, to commit suicide (at the end of Chapter 20).
4. What did Marvin state that his life had "boiled down to" after Lori's release from the hospital?
5. What were the two choices that Lori was given regarding her stay at 3 South?
6. What did Lori do to get thrown out of Futura House?
7. Describe the Quiet Room.
8. What did Marvin state as progress for Lori at his fiftieth birthday?
9. Why did Lori create a scale for Dr. Doller?
10. What did Lori bring with her to 3 South?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Lori's need for cocaine. What did it do for her? Why did it seem to help her? How did it harm her?
Essay Topic 2
Lori was required to submit to many different treatments. Which of the treatments do you believe was the best for her? Explain in full detail why. (Use other treatments' shortcomings to support your belief.
Essay Topic 3
What clues does the text provide to allow one to make genetic connections between Lori's illness and her family? Who admits that Lori's illness may have come from their side of the family? Why is this connection made? Do you believe that this is why Lori's parent acts differently than the other? Why?/Why not?
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