1.) Which character has a personality that is most similar to that of Vera in “The Open Window” by H. H. Munro?
1.Romeo from The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet because he is brave and fearless
2. Equality 7-2521 from Anthem because he defies authority
3. Friar Laurence from The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet because he gives advice to other characters
4. Juliet from The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet because she is clever and outwits adults
2.) Read the excerpt from “A Sound of Thunder” by Bradbury:
There was a sound like a gigantic bonfire burning all of Time, all the years and all the parchment calendars, all the hours piled high and set aflame.
Which image would be most helpful in visualizing the idea expressed in the excerpt?
1. a giant bonfire sending plumes of smoke into the sky
2.the hands of a clock spinning backwards faster and faster until the clock breaks
3. a wall of clocks showing the time in different areas of the world
4. a bookstore display of calendars for sale
3.) Which order would be most useful in contributing to a discussion?
1. claim first, then supporting evidence, then findings
2. findings first, then claim, then supporting evidence
3. supporting evidence first, then findings, then claim
4.claim first, then findings, then supporting evidence