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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 happens to Ned one night while he tries to retrieve golf balls?
2. How does Mrs. Agajanian play music for Claude?
3. What does Andy Winkler do for Sam and Ned?
4. What happens to Jack Ward on the 16th hole at Mohawk Country Club?
5. From where does Ned retrieve golf balls?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is Sam's graduation present for Ned fitting of his character?
2. What is the importance of Drew being Jack Ward's son?
3. What role does F. William Peterson play in Ned's life?
4. How does Mrs. Ward react to Tria and Ned's relationship, and what does this say about her?
5. Why is Mrs. Agajanian such a sad character?
6. What job is very lucrative for Ned?
7. What do readers learn about Ned during Jack Ward's funeral?
8. How does Jenny react when Ned arrives in Mohawk after college graduation?
9. What happens when Sam confronts Drew about a missing beer?
10. How does Ned begin to realize he could easily become like his father?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How is the book cyclical?
Essay Topic 2
What lessons does Ned learn from each of his three summer jobs?
Essay Topic 3
What effect does the flashback form have in Ned's telling of his life story?
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