staying fat for Sarah Byrnes – Flashcards

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briefly describe Eric calhoune
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big guy, swimmer, people call him Moby, 17 years old in high school
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what's Eric's nickname
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Moby he can hold his breath for a very long time when he swims
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what does Eric know about his father?
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he is a college professor somewhere big fat large guy
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according to Sarah, how was she scarred?
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she spilled pot of spaghetti on her face when she was younger
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why is Sarah in the hospital now?
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she is catatonic, completely unresponsive
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what happened when dale Thornton bullied Sarah Byrne's?
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Sarah fought back got punched in the face multiple times
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what is "crispy pork rinds"
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secret newspaper crispy is Sarah, pork is Eric, and rinds is what's left over
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how does Eric know ms lemry
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she is his swim coach and a English teacher
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what is the "Christian cruiser"
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pale blue 1973 Pontiac station wagon with things that say bad things about Christianity
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describe mark Brittan what do Eric and ellerby find annoying about him
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member of swim team, a christens has very strong beliefs on god and opinions
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how do Eric and ellerby gang up against mark at swim practice ?
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bug mark praying's for god to swim the laps for him because he's so religious
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why does Sam want to know about Sarah's father? why does Eric think Sarah's father is mean?
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who he is, thinks her father did something to her face
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who is dale Thornton? d
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bullies Eric and Sarah by calling her Scarface and by calling Eric fat all the time
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Ch. 4 how did Sarah try to protect Eric from dale
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put Eric in a box saying it was a science fair project and that it was fragile in or to trick dale in thinking it wasn't Eric
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why did dale beat up Eric?
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Eric wrote a mean article in the paper about dale
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Ch. 5&6 why did Eric and Sarah ask dale to be on the "crispy pork rinds" staff?
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he would protect them,
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what did dale get out of being on "crispy pork rinds"
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dale wasn't made fun of anymore
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what are two reasons Eric liked CAT class?
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Judy his "love" was in the class he liked the class, and had one teacher in the class who actually respected him
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briefly summarize ellerbys beliefs about religion
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that god sees everything "from a distance" and explains why bad things can happen to good people, he is always questioning god
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what do you learn about ellerbys brother
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he died in college trying to become a priest
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why did dale and Sarah argue about her spaghetti story
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dale was beginning to think she was faking and it wasn't ever true
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why did Eric eat more than usual the first year on the swim team
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he was afraid Sarah and him wouldn't be friends anymore because he wouldn't be fat anymore
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why did eric go to see dale after such a long time?
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to find out the answers to Sarah Byrne's burns from the story were actually true
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who asked to drop ms lemrys class and what was her response to Brittan
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she said yes to Brittan but no to Jody because she thought Jody was just dropping it so she would still be in the class with Brittan
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what note did Jody pass to Eric?
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asked for his phone number says 1-800-fat boy doesn't have enough digits to be a real phone # please advise..
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what did Sarah tell dale about her father
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her dad pushed her face into a burning wood stove
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how did dale stop Sarah from killing herself
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he talked her out of it
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what topic did ms lemry raise for discussion
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opinions on the topic of abortion
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what did Jody propose to Eric after class?
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to go get a burger with her after swim practice
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why do you think Sarah has decided to talk again?
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to stay away from her dad at home and be safe
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what were the real things that made Sarah get her burns
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her parents were fighting and he dad tried to kill her mom and her dad grabbed Sarah and put her face on the wood burning stove
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what personal details did Jody share with Eric
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that Jody had a abortion, and mark is actually a terrible and she hates him
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Vocab sincere and honest
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bonafide
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huge
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massive
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first one
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prototype
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relating the sense of smell
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offactory
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situation w "bad" choices
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dilemma
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not working the right way
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dysfunctional
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emotionally unstable
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tempestuous
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to support or follow something
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adhere
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can not miss
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mandatory
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immoral/ dishonesty
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corrupt
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not give up
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tenacity
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causiously alert for problems
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warily
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trance like state
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catatonia
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secret or concealed
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clandestine
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question
briefly describe Eric calhoune
answer
big guy, swimmer, people call him Moby, 17 years old in high school
question
what's Eric's nickname
answer
Moby he can hold his breath for a very long time when he swims
question
what does Eric know about his father?
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he is a college professor somewhere big fat large guy
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according to Sarah, how was she scarred?
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she spilled pot of spaghetti on her face when she was younger
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why is Sarah in the hospital now?
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she is catatonic, completely unresponsive
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what happened when dale Thornton bullied Sarah Byrne's?
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Sarah fought back got punched in the face multiple times
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what is "crispy pork rinds"
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secret newspaper crispy is Sarah, pork is Eric, and rinds is what's left over
question
how does Eric know ms lemry
answer
she is his swim coach and a English teacher
question
what is the "Christian cruiser"
answer
pale blue 1973 Pontiac station wagon with things that say bad things about Christianity
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describe mark Brittan what do Eric and ellerby find annoying about him
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member of swim team, a christens has very strong beliefs on god and opinions
question
how do Eric and ellerby gang up against mark at swim practice ?
answer
bug mark praying's for god to swim the laps for him because he's so religious
question
why does Sam want to know about Sarah's father? why does Eric think Sarah's father is mean?
answer
who he is, thinks her father did something to her face
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who is dale Thornton? d
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bullies Eric and Sarah by calling her Scarface and by calling Eric fat all the time
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Ch. 4 how did Sarah try to protect Eric from dale
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put Eric in a box saying it was a science fair project and that it was fragile in or to trick dale in thinking it wasn't Eric
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why did dale beat up Eric?
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Eric wrote a mean article in the paper about dale
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Ch. 5&6 why did Eric and Sarah ask dale to be on the "crispy pork rinds" staff?
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he would protect them,
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what did dale get out of being on "crispy pork rinds"
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dale wasn't made fun of anymore
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what are two reasons Eric liked CAT class?
answer
Judy his "love" was in the class he liked the class, and had one teacher in the class who actually respected him
question
briefly summarize ellerbys beliefs about religion
answer
that god sees everything "from a distance" and explains why bad things can happen to good people, he is always questioning god
question
what do you learn about ellerbys brother
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he died in college trying to become a priest
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why did dale and Sarah argue about her spaghetti story
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dale was beginning to think she was faking and it wasn't ever true
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why did Eric eat more than usual the first year on the swim team
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he was afraid Sarah and him wouldn't be friends anymore because he wouldn't be fat anymore
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why did eric go to see dale after such a long time?
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to find out the answers to Sarah Byrne's burns from the story were actually true
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who asked to drop ms lemrys class and what was her response to Brittan
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she said yes to Brittan but no to Jody because she thought Jody was just dropping it so she would still be in the class with Brittan
question
what note did Jody pass to Eric?
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asked for his phone number says 1-800-fat boy doesn't have enough digits to be a real phone # please advise..
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what did Sarah tell dale about her father
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her dad pushed her face into a burning wood stove
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how did dale stop Sarah from killing herself
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he talked her out of it
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what topic did ms lemry raise for discussion
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opinions on the topic of abortion
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what did Jody propose to Eric after class?
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to go get a burger with her after swim practice
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why do you think Sarah has decided to talk again?
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to stay away from her dad at home and be safe
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what were the real things that made Sarah get her burns
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her parents were fighting and he dad tried to kill her mom and her dad grabbed Sarah and put her face on the wood burning stove
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what personal details did Jody share with Eric
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that Jody had a abortion, and mark is actually a terrible and she hates him
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Vocab sincere and honest
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bonafide
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huge
answer
massive
question
first one
answer
prototype
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relating the sense of smell
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offactory
question
situation w "bad" choices
answer
dilemma
question
not working the right way
answer
dysfunctional
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emotionally unstable
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tempestuous
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to support or follow something
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adhere
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can not miss
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mandatory
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immoral/ dishonesty
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corrupt
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not give up
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tenacity
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causiously alert for problems
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warily
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trance like state
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catatonia
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secret or concealed
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clandestine