A Walker in the City Test | Final Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 132 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.

A Walker in the City Test | Final Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 132 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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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 was Mr. Solovey's jacket always covered with?

2. The author changed where he walked after supper. Where did he walk to?

3. What did the author ride from the east side?

4. What had the author's final paper been about?

5. What language does the author share with Mrs. Solovey?

Short Essay Questions

1. The author liked to go to the courtyard to hear music, why was there always music in the courtyard?

2. What led the author to fantasize about Mrs. Solovey every night before bed?

3. The author was given a book and the giver was surprised. Why was she surprised?

4. Where did the author's walks take him when he walked to the edge of Brownsville?

5. How does the author describe summer in Brownsville?

6. What did the second hand furniture shops remind the author of?

7. What is so significant about the author not being able to find his mother during the funeral service for Mrs. Solovey?

8. What are the details the author remembers most about the drugstore?

9. Mr. Solovey wasn't the most likable person in the neighborhood. What didn't people like about him?

10. Mrs. Solovey commits suicide late in this section and it shocks the neighborhood. Describe what emotions the neighborhood go through towards the Soloveys.

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

In the second section, the author is given a nickname by his father. This nickname deeply affects the author. With specific examples from the text, please describe how it touched the author and how his view of his father changed at that point.

Essay Topic 2

The author walks through his childhood neighborhood describing significant places and moments. What could his reasoning for walking through his childhood be?

Essay Topic 3

Who does the author discover in the last section that makes the most impact on him? How does the author's discovery of this person lead him to even stronger feelings of "beyond' being attainable?

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