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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mrs. McKnight say about Toby's mother?
2. Who kicks a crate of ladybugs?
3. What outing do Toby and his father go on in Chapter 19?
4. Which character is not at the ladybug event?
5. Why was Zachary's mother's funeral a media circus?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the significance of Kate to the story? How might the novel had differed if she had not been introduced as a minor character?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the author's writing experience and her successes of this book and others.
Essay Topic 3
A protagonist has heroic qualities and an antagonist has villainous qualities. Discuss the protagonist in When Zachary Beaver Came to Town. Discuss the antagonist. What is ironic about the story's antagonist?
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