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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. According to Sarah on page 91, Mr. Kingsley and the two English adults seem to form what?
2. What does CAPA stand for, as explained on page 2?
3. Upon leaving the party at the end of the first section of the novel, whom does Sarah call first?
4. According to the narrator on page 12, what does Sarah feel about David when he visits her following his summer vacation?
5. What is the name of Mr. Kingsley's husband?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who are the English People, and why do they come to CAPA?
2. What happens when Sarah confronts Mr. Kingsley about the situation with Joelle? What does he say, and how does she feel?
3. Who is Manuel? What happens to him during auditions for the fall musical?
4. What is CAPA? What is the reader told about it at the beginning of the novel?
5. How has Sarah's relationship with Mr. Kingsley changed, as explained on page 67? What caused this change to occur?
6. What happens between Sarah and David on the first day of their sophomore year? What is the result of this occurrence?
7. Who is Erin O'Leary and how does Sarah feel about her? Why does she feel this way?
8. What act of revenge does Sarah take after the final performance of the musical? What effects does this act have?
9. Why does Sarah's mother meet with the principal of CAPA? What evidence on page 84 indicates something is very wrong with Sarah?
10. Who is Elli? What does she do for Sarah and the end of the first section of the novel?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay analyzing how the author uses characters and behaviors to develop and strengthen the theme of trauma and its aftermath.
Essay Topic 2
The characters in this novel all highlight the idea the past is never truly past. Choose three characters and explain how each illustrates this idea, using textual evidence to support your claims.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast Sarah and Karen. How are they similar, and how are they different? Support your answers with examples from the text.
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