Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Chapter 1 | Chapter 2
1. Describe Davey's father's funeral.
2. Describe how Davey shows her loss of connection with others.
Short Essay Question - Chapter 3 | Chapter 4
3. What different coping mechanisms do Davey and her family utilize?
4. What is Davey afraid of and how does she show it?
Short Essay Question - Chapter 5 | Chapter 6
5. In Atlantic City, how is Davey deteriorating both physically and emotionally?
6. What is symbolized by Davey flushing her pills down the toilet on the...
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