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GACE English: Young Adult Literature Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these books was based on events from Creech's life?

Question 2 2. Why do kids write to Judy Blume?

Question 3 3. In which genre are S.E. Hinton's books categorized?

Question 4 4. How does The Giver transfer memories?

Question 5 5. Which of the following novels was S.E. Hinton's debut novel?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following genres does Twilight fall into?

Question 7 7. In The Outsiders, why does Johnny save the children in the church fire that costs him his life?

Question 8 8. What event in her life inspired Creech to write Walk Two Moons?

Question 9 9. Why does Jonas feel he has to leave the society?

Question 10 10. S. E. Hinton wrote which children's book in 1994:

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Question 11 11. Which of these is a characteristic of modern fantasy literature?

Question 12 12. What was so unusual about Judy Blume's piano practice as a kid?

Question 13 13. Which genre of literature did The Outsiders influence?

Question 14 14. What type of controversial subject matter is found in 'Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret?'

Question 15 15. What is the inspiration for the fictional town of Bybanks?

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Question 16 16. Who was perhaps the most notable and influential contributor to the formation of modern fantasy literature?

Question 17 17. What is Judy Blume's most famous young adult novel?

Question 18 18. Why does Johnny kill Bob Sheldon in The Outsiders?

Question 19 19. Creech spent 18 years of her life....

Question 20 20. When the setting of fantasy is modern and incorporates everyday people and situations, it is known as _____.

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Question 21 21. What do we call fantasy literature when its setting is entirely fictitious?

Question 22 22. Which of these books was inspired by Creech's family?

Question 23 23. Which of the following awards was S.E. Hinton the first to receive?

Question 24 24. Modern fantasy literature depicts abilities, creatures, or settings that are _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following issues does S.E. Hinton regularly explore in her novels?

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Question 26 26. In The Giver, what happens to citizens when they are 'released' from society?

Question 27 27. What is the name of the gang that Ponyboy and his friends belong to in the novel The Outsiders?

Question 28 28. The craze surrounding the popularity of Twilight is generally referred to as:

Question 29 29. How do Jonas and Gabriel escape from the searchers?

Question 30 30. What is the major theme of The Outsiders?

GACE English: Young Adult Literature Chapter Exam Instructions

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