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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of animal should it be?
2. What does Jerry tell Peter he is?
3. Why does Peter genuinely fear Jerry?
4. Who has their own little zoo, according to Jerry?
5. What does Jerry say that Peter should do with the item in #169?
Essay Topic 1
When Jerry talks about the long way that he took to get to the zoo, it seems like there would have been a better way. Why do you think that Jerry took this route instead? Why? Do you think this particular choice of Jerry's gives Peter another sign that he might not be right in the head? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Jerry is talking about the dog, but he is also trying to compare his relationship with the dog to the relationship between Peter and himself. When Jerry is desperate to know if the dog would be kind to him, he is actually talking to Peter. Do you think Peter realizes this? Why or why not? If Peter does realize this, do you think this changes his opinion of Jerry? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
These men live very different lives.
Part 1) How are they different?
Part 2) What do these men's lives represent?
Part 3) Are they able to relate to one another? Why or why not?
This section contains 992 words
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