1.) b

2.) c

3.) c

4.) a

5.) c

6.) a

7.) b

8.) c

9.) c

10.) a

11.) a

12.) b

13.) c

14.) a

15.) a


1. Explain how Scotty Reardon's death is an example of how adults can go too far while teaching children or young people about life.

2. Describe what happens in the bleachers while the players wait for Coach Rake to die. How does this experience contribute to Neely's catharsis?...........

............. 10. Neely leaves the other players who came to the funeral with the promise that he will return the following year to mark the first anniversary of Eddie Rake's death with them. Do you think he will keep his promise? Why or why not? Be specific.


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