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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. Dave believes the house will not stand the two of them who are _______________________.
2. Dave believes that if James would just get a __________, then all of his angst would go away.
3. Mrs. Tinckman has never taken a sip of the ____________ that James keeps behind the counter.
4. James can not leave until he sends a letter to ____________, telling the recipient how he feels.
5. What name did the men look for on the building in order to find where Hugo was staying?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was James' immediate response to becoming Sadie's bodyguard in this book?
2. What does James do when he happens upon a hospital during a long walk with Mr. Mars?
3. What do Lefty and James decide to buy in order to continue their talks with Dave and Finn in tow?
4. What water sources are eliminated because of the right security the men might encounter in trying to take a dip?
5. What does James do after he wakes up in the park after trying to see Anna in this book?
6. What was in the bundle of letters that Finn was holding for James in this book?
7. What does James watch Lefty do when he is in the movie studio set in this book?
8. What is James convinced that fate is trying to do for him in his life in this book?
9. What is the next idea of James when Dave will not let him stay at his house in this book?
10. What did Sadie tell James about Mr. Mars in a letter addressed to James in this book?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
As James begins to look for Hugo, he realizes that Sadie has locked him in the house, so he needs to pick the locks to get out of the house.
Part 1: Why do you think that Sadie decided to lock James into the house?
Part 2: Do you think Sadie is a crazy person? Why or why not?
Part 3: Do you think James should have realized that Sadie might have tried something like that? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
James seems to be a man who wants to always get things from others, though he does not seem as keen to give others things in return.
Part 1: Why do you think James seems to be such a mooch?
Part 2: Why do you think James does not seem to give anything in return for what he has been given?
Part 3: Could you be friends with James? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Right after turning down the job, James realizes his mistake, noting that money has always been the most important thing in the world.
Part 1: Do you believe that all James cares about is money? Why or why not?
Part 2: Do you think money is the most important thing in the world? Why or why not?
Part 3: Would you rather take a fulfilling job or a high paying job? Why?
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