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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. Who bought an astronomy book for Davey?
2. What is the name of Davey's cat?
3. Where is Wolf's father?
4. What is the name of Davey's brother?
5. Who believes that skiing is too dangerous?
Short Essay Questions
1. What obstacles lie in Davey's path to recovery?
2. In Atlantic City, how is Davey deteriorating both physically and emotionally?
3. What triggers Davey's memories of her father when she has first arrived in New Mexico?
4. How is singing a part of foreshadowing for Davey's progress?
5. How does Davey's ride to the canyon represent her growth in strength?
6. Gwen says that she needs a reason to wake up in the morning. What is Davey's reason to wake up each morning?
7. What does the bread knife represent?
8. Describe Davey's father's funeral.
9. Why does Jane get drunk when Davey spends the night?
10. What is Davey afraid of and how does she show it?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare Atlantic City, Santa Fe, and Los Alamos to each other, using Davey's thoughts on each city.
Essay Topic 2
In what ways does Davey feel close to her father? What activities does she do to feel closer to him?
Essay Topic 3
How are Davey and Wolf alike? How are they different? Why do they have such a profound connection?
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