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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What outing do Toby and his father go on in Chapter 19?
2. Which character is not at the ladybug event?
3. Why is the sheriff waiting at Zachary's trailer?
4. Who throws an apple at Toby?
5. What do the boys build to help Zachary get into the truck?
Essay Topic 1
Identify and discuss three points of foreshadowing from the novel. Did the author use foreshadowing effectively? Why or why not? Define foreshadowing in your essay as well.
Essay Topic 2
Irony is the contrast between what is expected and what actually happens. There are three types of irony: verbal, situational, and dramatic. Identify and discuss two examples of irony in the book. Which type of irony is it? What is expected and what actually occurs with your examples?
Essay Topic 3
There are four points of view in which literature is written: first person, third person objective, third person limited, and omniscient. Which point of view does the author use in this book? Is this the most effective point of view for this story? Why or why not?
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