Chapter 7

 

1.   If you had been assigned the project “Imagine the Future,” what would you choose as your job when you’re grown? Why would you choose this job?  What research would you do to find out if the job is right for you?

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2.     Why do you think Judd is so mean to Marty? ____________________________________________________________

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3.     How does Judd threaten Mr. Preston? __________________________________________________________________

4.     What does Judd accuse Marty of doing? ________________________________________________________________

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5.     Why is Mr. Preston hesitant about believing Marty? ________________________________________________________

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6.     Have your parents ever questioned your honesty?  _________________________________________________________

        How did it make you feel? ___________________________________________________________________________

7.     How can children persuade their parents they are telling the truth? ______________________________________________

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8.     Do you think it’s ever acceptable to lie?  _______  If so, explain when it might be ok. _______________________________

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9.     Would you have acted differently than Marty in dealing with Judd? _____________________________________________

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10.  How would you describe the emotions of the family right now? ________________________________________________

 

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