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This will be a summative over the novel How I Live Now.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The author of How I Live Now is

    • A.

      Lewis Carroll

    • B.

      Meg Rosoff

    • C.

      C.S. Lewis

    • D.

      David Small

    Correct Answer
    B. Meg Rosoff
    Explanation
    Meg Rosoff is the correct answer because she is the author of the book "How I Live Now". Lewis Carroll is known for writing "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland", C.S. Lewis is known for writing "The Chronicles of Narnia", and David Small is known for illustrating children's books. Therefore, the only author associated with "How I Live Now" is Meg Rosoff.

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  • 2. 

    Who is at the airport to pick up Daisy on her first day?

    • A.

      Her father

    • B.

      Piper

    • C.

      Isaac

    • D.

      Edmond

    Correct Answer
    D. Edmond
  • 3. 

    What physical problem does Diasy battle with?

    • A.

      Paraplegia

    • B.

      Blindness

    • C.

      Anorexia

    • D.

      Bulimia

    Correct Answer
    C. Anorexia
    Explanation
    Daisy battles with anorexia, which is an eating disorder characterized by an intense fear of gaining weight and a distorted body image. People with anorexia restrict their food intake and often engage in excessive exercise in an attempt to lose weight. This can lead to severe weight loss, malnutrition, and other physical and psychological complications.

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  • 4. 

    Daisy's physical problem is due to what?

    • A.

      Her relationship with her step-mother

    • B.

      Edmond

    • C.

      Her relationship with her mother

    • D.

      The war

    Correct Answer
    A. Her relationship with her step-mother
    Explanation
    The correct answer is her relationship with her step-mother. This suggests that Daisy's physical problem is likely caused by the strained or negative relationship she has with her step-mother. It implies that the emotional stress or conflict in their relationship is manifesting itself in physical symptoms or issues for Daisy.

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  • 5. 

    Who helps Piper and Daisy escape the surprise siege attack?

    • A.

      Baz

    • B.

      Mrs. McEvoy

    • C.

      Gilbert

    • D.

      Her father

    Correct Answer
    A. Baz
    Explanation
    Baz helps Piper and Daisy escape the surprise siege attack.

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  • 6. 

    What does the big black dot symbolize in the book?

    • A.

      The end

    • B.

      A new chapter

    • C.

      Time passing

    • D.

      The war

    Correct Answer
    C. Time passing
    Explanation
    The big black dot in the book symbolizes time passing. This could indicate a shift in the narrative or a transition between events. It signifies the progression of time and the movement of the story.

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  • 7. 

    The major theme of How I Live Now is what?

    • A.

      The troubles of traveling

    • B.

      The effects war has on people

    • C.

      Telepathy

    • D.

      The troubles of divorced families

    Correct Answer
    B. The effects war has on people
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The effects war has on people." This is evident in the novel "How I Live Now" as it explores the protagonist's experiences during a war and the impact it has on her and those around her. The story delves into the psychological and emotional effects of war, highlighting the trauma, loss, and resilience of individuals caught in such circumstances. The theme of war's effects on people is central to the narrative and is portrayed throughout the book.

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  • 8. 

    Daisy and Piper were sent away by the militia to live with ________________________.

    Correct Answer
    Major McEvoy
    McEvoy
    Major
    Explanation
    Daisy and Piper were sent away by the militia to live with Major McEvoy, as indicated by the options provided.

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  • 9. 

    Edmond witnesses the massacre on the town and it traumatizes him throughout the rest of the book

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because the question states that Edmond witnesses a massacre in the town, which causes him to experience trauma for the remainder of the book. This suggests that the event has a significant impact on his mental state and influences his actions and behavior throughout the story.

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  • 10. 

    Edmond's garden is meant to symbolize Daisy's beauty by the end of the book.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that Edmond's garden is intended to symbolize Daisy's beauty by the end of the book. However, there is no evidence or mention in the question or context about Edmond's garden symbolizing Daisy's beauty. Therefore, the answer is false.

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  • 11. 

    What role does Daisy’s relationship with her family in England play in her life?

  • 12. 

    What significance does Rosoff’s lack of quotations throughout the majority of the book play, and why does she start using quotations at the end?

  • 13. 

    Compare and Contrast how the Daisy at the beginning of the book is different from the Daisy that we see at the end of the book.

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