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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. When Travis woke up again near dawn, what did he notice?
2. What soothes Nora?
3. What did the dog do at the end of the chapter?
4. What kind of drinks did Travis pack?
5. What was in the glove box?
Short Essay Questions
1. What wounds did Art gain as a result of Einstein and Nora?
2. What did Wes believe the thing in the bushes sounded like?
3. What was the epiphany Travis had while looking at the rattler?
4. What did Travis compare and contrast in the dog's behavior?
5. Who was Wes Dalburg?
6. What was left of Wes' house?
7. Why doesn't Tracy tell the truth about the attack she suffered?
8. How did the dog look after he had some attention paid to him?
9. What does Vince want with Johnny the Wire?
10. How did Einstein convey his thoughts on Travis and Nora's relationship?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
If you could gain immortality by killing innocent people would you do it? Why or why not? Does Vince's motivations make him a bad guy? How or why not? Why is Vince's character vital to plot development?
Essay Topic 2
Explain how having a mental illness is more of a way of life than it was in earlier centuries. What do you think is responsible for this global shift in perspective? How has it become chic to have some sort of mild mental disorder? How are mental illnesses glamorized in the media? Who profits from mental illness?
Essay Topic 3
What sort of things did Lem find in the Outsider's lair? What did he believe they meant to the Outsider? How did this make Lem feel? What does it make the reader feel, and how is this technique used to portray the Outsider?
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