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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the killer tell Mercer in chapter forty-three before shooting him?
2. What had Frank Coombs been sent to prison for?
3. What is the wild party that Davidson was going to as he describes it in chapter thirty-one?
4. What does Cindy say about Aaron Winslow in chapter twenty-eight while talking to Lindsay?
5. When did Lindsay's dad buy the bottle of wine?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the murder of Mercer.
2. What do Lindsay and her father discuss when he first arrives at her home?
3. Describe the conversation that Cindy and Winslow have in chapter thirty-nine.
4. What does Cindy find on Chimera in chapter fifty-six?
5. What happens when Lindsay interrogates Evans in chapter thirty?
6. What do Mercer and Lindsay discuss in chapter forty-two?
7. What does Lindsay learn about Frank Coombs?
8. Describe Lindsay's meeting with Weiscz.
9. Describe the scene where Claire is attacked.
10. Describe the call that the killer made to 911 that lured Davidson in to be killed.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choose one of the following to write about.
1) If you had to choose one of the jobs of the four women belonging to the murder club, which one would you choose and why? Lawyer, ME, Police officer, or Newspaper reporter.
2) Speculate on the reasons that Weiscz was willing to tell Lindsay anything when she went to talk to him in the prison system.
3) Could there have been something different put on the window of the church? If so what?
Essay Topic 2
1) Speculate on why the white supremacy group in the story chose the Chimera as its symbol.
2) What was significant about the name that was underlined in the mythology book?
3) If you had to pick a different symbol for the group what would you pick and why?
Essay Topic 3
1) Was Mercer's death in the story necessary?
2) What do you believe Mercer was going to tell Lindsay?
3) Do you think that Mercer knew that the events surrounding Lindsay's father leaving were connected to Chimera?
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