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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whom does Holly Blackwell tell her colleague to focus on?
2. Who ended up being the "real news" from Holly Blackwell's visit?
3. What does Mrs. Olinski say about Julian's intelligence in chapter 5?
4. What does Julian do in the car on the way home from the state championship?
5. Who is Holly Blackwell?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe how E.L. Konigsburg uses foreshadowing and flashbacks and the effect this technique has on the reader's emotion and what the reader knows. Be sure to use specific details from the story!
Essay Topic 2
Explain the mood at Sillington House and, using specific situations and events from the book, describe why Sillington House is important as a place of setting.
Essay Topic 3
Explain the question Mrs. Olinski asks The Souls at the end of the book and how it relates to the topics of friendship and journeys.
This section contains 750 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)