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A Heartbreaking paintings of astounding Genius is the relocating memoir of a faculty senior who, within the area of 5 weeks, loses either one of his mom and dad to melanoma and inherits his eight-year-old brother. this is a thrilling debut that manages to be concurrently hilarious and wildly creative in addition to a deeply heartfelt tale of the affection that holds a kinfolk jointly.

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The word is WORLD, W-O-R-L-D. Spell "world" backward. Repeat if necessary, but not after spelling starts. The score is the number of letters in correct order. g. dlrow =5, dlorw =3. RECALL 3 ( ) Now what were the three objects I asked you to remember? Score 0-3. ~ 18 CHAPTER 2 LANGUAGE 2 ( ) Show wristwatch. What is this called? Show pencil. What is this called? " I () 3 ( ) I ( ) I () Allow only one trial. Read the words on this page and then do what it says. Hand "CLOSE YOUR EYES" sheet. Score 1 if he closes eyes.

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Correct grammar and punctuation are not necessary. Here is a drawing. Please copy the drawing on the same paper exactly as it is. Use a drawing of intersecting pentagons, each side about 1 in. All 10 angles must be present and 2 must intersect (form a 4-sided figure) to score 1 point. Tremor and rotation are ignored. __ ASSESS Alert TOTAL SCORE level of consciousness along a continuum Drowsy Stupor Coma Reprinted from Journal of Psychiatric Research, 12, M. F. Folstein, S. E. Folstein, & P. R. Folstein, "Mini-Mental State"; A practical method for grading the cognitive state of patients for the clinician, pp.

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