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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 was Mark's GPA in high school?
2. What sounds caused Lori to call the police from her mental hospital?
3. What was the day of the week that Lori arrived at one of New York's long-term hospitals for admittance?
4. What was the name of Dr. Brockland's secretary?
5. What did wear to school one time in hopes that someone would ask what was wrong?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Lori's plans, and what she actually did, to commit suicide (at the end of Chapter 20).
2. Describe Lori's typical day at New York Hospital in late 1985.
3. What did Lori and Marvin do on the weekends to keep their "relations simple and on an even keel"?
4. How did Dr. Doller differ from all of Lori's other doctors?
5. Explain the the compartments of Lori's brain.
6. What were the two choices that Lori was given regarding her stay at 3 South?
7. At New York Hospital, in late 1985, what was different about Lori's stay than the previous time?
8. Why did Lori state that she liked Rye Psychiatric?
9. What did "O.U." stand for and represent?
10. What were a few of the things that Lori did, as stated in Chapter 20, when she began "hearing the call of cocaine again"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Lori met with many doctors throughout her time in the hospitals. Choose one doctor and explain why you believe that this doctor did the most for Lori. What specific things did this doctor do that helped Lori the most?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
At many times throughout the text, Lori "finds" herself back in a hospital. Do you think that Lori forced her way back into hospitals for a reason? Do you think that, even though Lori hated the hospitals, the hospitals were the one place that she felt the safest? Support your answers textually.
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