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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. Who does Frank say insanity is for?
4. At the end of "What Happened to Me," what does Frank say about her path?
5. What happened to Eric once he started drinking while going to college?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Frank do when he sees the dog on fire in "Running Dog"?
2. What led to Eric being put in hospitals?
3. What happens when Eric calls Frank in "Running Dog"?
4. In "Running Dog," how does Frank explain insanity?
5. Why does Frank catch a wasp in "Space Invaders"?
6. In "The Prodigal," why can't Frank get an answer from Angus about his study?
7. What does Angus tell Frank about his gender?
8. After learning she is a girl, how does Frank feel about her life?
9. Whose deaths were predicted by the wasp factory?
10. What does Frank look for in "Running Dog"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Analyze the theme of disappointment in this novel. Define theme in your discussion and give specific examples from the book to support your statements.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast Eric and Frank.
Essay Topic 3
Analyze the technique of having Frank narrate both from childhood memory and the present.
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