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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 are Mclean's plans for Spring Break?
2. What is Chuckles' mood when he shows up at Mclean's house?
3. What does Mclean offer to do if her mother will drop the legal action?
4. Who accompanies Mclean and her mother on their beach vacation?
5. The quilt that Mclean's mother had made for her was made with _____________________.
Short Essay Questions
1. What is it about the model that makes it seem so orderly according to Mclean?
2. What good comes out of Mclean's stay at the Poseidon regarding her parents' views of her?
3. What makes Mclean so upset that she takes off from the beach house in her old car?
4. How does Mclean feel about being in this town after living here for two months?
5. What is different about this new place for Mclean and her father that typically doesn't happen?
6. Why does Mclean feel like she is being pushed out of her mother's house when she sees her things in storage and where does she go for a feeling of solidity?
7. In what ways does Mclean begin to see her mother in a new light?
8. What do her friends confront Mclean about that makes her run from the restaurant where she had been helping with the model?
9. What does Mclean offer to do in exchange for her mother dropping the new custody arrangement?
10. Where does Mclean go after she leaves the beach house and who does she call to comfort her?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Deb. What is her role in the story? What was the author trying to accomplish by developing Opal's character in the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of David. What did he look like? What were his positive personality traits? What were his dreams and fears? What was most valuable to him in his world?
Essay Topic 3
There are several events of foreshadowing in WHAT HAPPENED TO GOODBYE. Define foreshadowing. Cite at least two situations in the story that serve as foreshadowing.
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