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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following characters is raped at the country house?
2. Who does Joe get a letter from before going to the Hotel Pierre?
3. What movie tickets does Joe get?
4. Where does Joe sleep after he jumps off the building?
5. In what month does Joe find that the ships are delayed?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What role does background information play in the story? How is background information revealed to the reader? Why is this background information important for the reader to know? Is any of it unnecessary?
Essay Topic 2
What role does fear play in the story? Which characters are afraid of somebody? Which characters fear that a secret of theirs will come out into the open? Do their fears pay off? Analyze two instances.
Essay Topic 3
How does retribution play a role in the book? Which characters seek revenge? Which characters are victims of retribution?
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