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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Willie tell Adam about the hospital plans?
2. What does Anne tell Jack about how Judge Irwin solved his money problems?
3. What does Lucy want Tom to do?
4. What does Lucy think about Tom?
5. What does Jack's mother reveal to Jack about Judge Irwin
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Which of Willy's transgressions is his worst? Marital infidelity? Blackmail? Lack of ethics? Which of his transgressions serves him well? Which one will ultimately result in his death?
Essay Topic 2
The author has fun with the names of some of the characters such as Sugar Boy, Sen Sen Puckett and Tiny Duffy. Explain how these characters got their names. Why are the names appropriate for each one? Can you imagine them as being called anything else? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Why is Judge Irwin so adamant about not endorsing Willie's senatorial candidate in Chapter 1? Does the judge have guilt or remorse for his own behavior in this area? Is the judge afraid to even broach the subject of inappropriate alliances because of what might be discovered about his own past?
This section contains 312 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)