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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. When Eric first starts college, what career does he choose?
2. In "Running Dog," where does Frank search after the coast?
3. What happens when Frank believes he enters Eric's body in "The Wasp Factory"?
4. At the end of "What Happened to Me," what does Frank say about her path?
5. What does Frank do when he finds Eric sleeping in "What Happened to Me"?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Frank catch a wasp in "Space Invaders"?
2. What does Frank look for in "Running Dog"?
3. In "The Prodigal," why can't Frank get an answer from Angus about his study?
4. Why does Frank become angry with his father in "The Prodigal"?
5. In "Space Invaders," what does Frank say about gender?
6. What led to Eric being put in hospitals?
7. What does Frank do after the wasp chooses fire in "The Wasp Factory"?
8. In "Running Dog," how does Frank explain insanity?
9. What happens when Eric calls Frank in "Running Dog"?
10. What is the wasp factory?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explore the commentary this novel provides on gender development. How do Angus and Frank illuminate this process? Give examples from "The Wasp Factory" to support your statements.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast Eric and Frank.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast at least two settings in "The Wasp Factory." Explain the significance of setting to the novel.
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