A Private Talk With Holly
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Who wrote 'A Private Talk with Holly?'
    answer choices
    Leslie Norris
    Henry Gregor Felsen
    Truman Capote
    Rune Michaels
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What season did this story take place in?
    answer choices
    Winter
    Fall
    Summer
    Spring
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. What perspective was this story written from? 
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    First Person
    Second Person
    Third Person Omniscient
    Third Person Limited
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. How old was Holly? 
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    14
    15
    16
    17
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. What state does this story take place in?
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    Illinois
    Michigan
    Iowa
    North Carolina
  • Question 6
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    Q. What type of motor did the boat have?
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    electric; quiet
    electric; noisey
    gas; quiet
    gas; noisey
  • Question 7
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    Q. Where did Holly think the fish were?
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    swimming deep
    dead
    along the shallow side of the lake
    under the ice
  • Question 8
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    Q. How many other people were on the lake? 
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    "There were no other boats on the lake."
    "The lake was filled with boats but it was as though we were the only person on earth."
    "The lake was windy, but we were alone, and that is all that mattered."
    "It was as though the fishing derby wasn't taking place. We felt alone and that is what mattered. 
  • Question 9
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    Q. When Holly first brings up the subject of her plans for next year, where does she plan on living? 
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    still close to home
    as far away from her father as possible
    on another continent
    in the same house as her parents
  • Question 10
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    Q. What does Holly say to her Dad to indicate a change in plans? 
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    "I just can't do this anymore Dad, I have to leave." 
    "I need to do something for me and I need your support."
    "It's time I tell you, it's over."
    "Dad, would you mind if I changed by plans?" 
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Holly's plans include...
    answer choices
    summer school
    needing double the financial support
    taking a year off
    living with her boyfriend
  • Question 12
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    Q. When Holly's father talks about not wanting the fish mounted on the wall so it can live its own life.... What example of a literary device is this? 
    answer choices
    it is a metaphor
    it is an idiom
    it is an allusion
    it is an epiphany
  • Question 13
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    Q. What is a verb?
    answer choices
    a word used to describe an action, state, or occurrence, and forming the main part of the predicate of a sentence, such as hear, become, happen.
    is a describing word
     is a word that modifies a verb, adjective, determiner, noun phrase, clause, or sentence.
    person, place or thing
  • Question 14
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    Q. What is a noun?
    answer choices
    a word used to describe an action, state, or occurrence, and forming the main part of the predicate of a sentence, such as hear, become, happen.
    is a describing word
     is a word that modifies a verb, adjective, determiner, noun phrase, clause, or sentence.
    person, place or thing
  • Question 15
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    Q. What is a adverb?
    answer choices
    a word used to describe an action, state, or occurrence, and forming the main part of the predicate of a sentence, such as hear, become, happen.
    is a describing word
     is a word that modifies a verb, adjective, determiner, noun phrase, clause, or sentence.
    person, place or thing
  • Question 16
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    Q. What is a adjective?
    answer choices
    a word used to describe an action, state, or occurrence, and forming the main part of the predicate of a sentence, such as hear, become, happen.
    is a describing word
     is a word that modifies a verb, adjective, determiner, noun phrase, clause, or sentence.
    person, place or thing
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