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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 does Mclean find at the beach house that surprises her?
2. How does Mclean get to school in Chapter 9?
3. What is Katherine's response when Mclean confronts her for the choices she has made?
4. What does Mclean do with her stepsister and stepbrother while her mother unloads the car at the beach house?
5. Whom has Mclean defended all through the book?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Mclean learn about why her mother has met with an attorney?
2. How does Gus show his commitment to making the restaurant a success?
3. How does Mclean's mother respond when Mclean confronts her on the phone about the choices her mother has made that have impacted their lives?
4. What is different about this new place for Mclean and her father that typically doesn't happen?
5. What is unusual about Mclean's seeing her mother on TV when David and his father are over watching the game?
6. What does Mclean offer to do in exchange for her mother dropping the new custody arrangement?
7. What makes Mclean so upset that she takes off from the beach house in her old car?
8. Where does Mclean go after she leaves the beach house and who does she call to comfort her?
9. What options does Mclean have regarding her father's move to Hawaii?
10. 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?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of struggle. Identify at least two instances about struggle in the book and then cite examples to support your answers.
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of Mclean's father. 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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