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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 does Davey sleep with under her pillow?
2. Where does Davey go with Jane's family when she spends the night?
3. What is the name of Davey's father?
4. What is the name of Davey's high school?
5. After going out with Hugh, how many days does Davey spend in bed?
Short Essay Questions
1. What triggers Davey's memories of her father when she has first arrived in New Mexico?
2. What is Davey afraid of and how does she show it?
3. Describe Walter's character.
4. How is imagery used in Chapter 23 to demonstrate Davey's emotional strain?
5. Gwen says that she needs a reason to wake up in the morning. What is Davey's reason to wake up each morning?
6. In what ways does Davey refuse to become a part of her new school? Why?
7. How does Davey's ride to the canyon represent her growth in strength?
8. There is comic relief in Chapter 24 when Jason makes a joke about the reason he gets out of bed in the morning. Why is this scene significant in the story?
9. How does Davey feel about alcohol?
10. What makes Davey uncomfortable in Los Alamos?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What sub-plots are present in the story? What role do they play in Davey's story?
Essay Topic 2
How is running away from emotions an important theme in the story?
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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