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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 kind of gun did Cleopatra have aboard the Lucretia?
2. Where is Highbourne Shipping Company located?
3. What job is Tully given on the Lucretia?
4. Who does Cleopatra leave the Lucretia to?
5. Where is Sophie's book a huge success?
Short Essay Questions
1. What kind of vision does Ix-Nay have while he is watching the sea turtle hatchlings with Consuelo?
2. What was Tully having mixed feelings about after being rescued by Archie and his other friends?
3. What is Willie Singer's cover story as he travels with Phillippe Parfait?
4. How does Tully feel as Ix-Nay and Sammy Raye leave him behind to join the crew of the Lucretia?
5. Where did Tully meet Dawn before the resort at San Pedro?
6. Why did Dawn agree to help Thelma Barston capture Tully?
7. Why did Willie Singer want to go to New Caledonia?
8. According to Cleopatra, how had Miami changed in her lifetime?
9. What did hearing a cigarette boat off of Cayo Loco remind Tully of?
10. How do the Stilton brothers capture Tully in San Pedro?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the circular structure of the novel. How does the structure of the novel mirror Tully's own journey?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the symbolic significance of the Fresnel lens. What are the allegorical and thematic implications of Willie Singer being the one to bring it to Tully?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the use of truth and discovery of the truth as a theme. What is ironic about this theme in a novel full of people and events who push the realms of reality?
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