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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Brent resolve as he is studying during his breaks.
2. What does Grandma survive in her youth?
3. Who has a voice that makes Tony's mom's fillings ache?
4. What does Brent study during breaks from building the third whirligig?
5. Which musician is Lea?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
After hearing Brent's story, the artist tells Brent that everyone makes mistakes, and he is forgiven. Discuss why this is an important moment in Brent's life. How will this moment affect Brent's dealings with other people?
Essay Topic 2
Develop an analogy based on the changes which Brent experiences throughout the book.
Essay Topic 3
Compare/contrast the evening's activities at the youth hostel with Brent's former activities with his parents at dinner. Why is it significant that Brent sees this kind of interaction?
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