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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. George Wilson explains that as an African-American defending an Asian-American abortionist in that particular era in front of a white jury, he faces what big challenge?
2. What is happening outside of the Lee's home?
3. When John goes to Fritz Werner's office, Fritz says that Karen was what?
4. As John talks with Angela, it becomes very clear that she is what?
5. When John reaches the Lee household, what does he find in their front yard?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Peter refuse to perform an abortion on Karen the last time she asks him for one?
2. When John visits Dr. Fritz Werner at his office, what does Fritz say about Karen?
3. What does John say to Norton when he finds him smoking marijuana at George Morris' place?
4. What does Norton tell John is missing from Memorial Hospital?
5. When John is in the hospital, what happens to Roman Jones?
6. Although Sanderson and John can easily shift the blame to Peter Randall and away from Art Lee, John has his misgivings. Why?
7. After John helps Betty Lee board up the broken windows in her house and tends to her children's cuts, he calls attorney George Wilson. What do he and George agree to do?
8. During the dinner party at George Morris' house, how do different people interact with John Berry?
9. What vital information is revealed when John Berry meets Peter Randall for lunch?
10. How do Angela and Bubbles act towards John when he meets them and asks about Karen?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the marriage of John and Judith with that of Art and Betty. What are John's thoughts about marriage and divorce within the medical community? Why does he dwell on these thoughts at times?
Essay Topic 2
Often, John Berry seems to realize that he speaks his mind too freely and offends people or hurts their feelings. Does he do anything to try to change his gruff directness with people? Does he ever benefit from such brutal candor? If so, how?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss some of the instances when John Berry poses as someone else: for example, a police officer, an attorney, a relative, a drug buyer. Why does he pose as someone he is not? In each case, what information does he gain? Can it be argued that "the end justifies the means?" Why or why not?
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