|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Lindsay tell Cindy that she would like to do just once when they meet in chapter seven?
2. What news does Lorraine give Lindsay in chapter nineteen?
3. What file catches Lindsay's eye in chapter twenty-four?
4. What does Mercer say he believes to be the motivation for the shooting that occurred?
5. What does Aaron Winslow say when Cindy tells him she is a reporter?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Lindsay discover when she goes to the morgue to talk to Claire in chapter eleven?
2. Describe the conversation that Claire and Lindsay have in chapter twenty-three.
3. Describe the conversation that Cindy and Aaron Winslow have in chapter twenty-two.
4. Describe the scene in the prologue when the shooting starts.
5. What is Aaron Winslow able to tell Lindsay when she talks to him in chapter three?
6. Describe the photos that the killer has in chapter eighteen.
7. What happens in chapter one while Lindsay is playing cards at Hope Street?
8. Describe the scene in chapter fifteen when Lindsay meets the girls at the bar.
9. What does Lindsay learn when she goes to look at the case file for Estelle Chipman?
10. What is the killer doing in chapter twenty-five?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
1) Did you feel that the author spent a lot of time explaining what happened in the book that the prequel to 2nd Chance? Explain.
2) Do you feel that more or less information was needed about past events? Why?
3) Did reading this book make you interested in reading other books in this series? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
1) What was the main plot of the story?
2) What were three of the top subplots in the story? How did they affect the main plot?
3) What was the climax of the main plot?
Essay Topic 3
1) Did 2nd Chance have a limited or omniscient point of view? Explain.
2) Do you feel that limited or omniscient point of view is better for a work of fiction such as 2nd Chance? Explain.
3) Could this story have been written in the other point of view? Why or why not?
This section contains 1,132 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)