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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. How much did the team have in chips that they needed to cash in before they could leave Louisiana?
2. What statue was at the base of the MGM Grand?
3. Where did Fisher stay in Vegas during Super Bowl weekend?
4. What was Lewis drinking at the Luxor on President's Day?
5. What did Lewis drop on the floor at the beginning of Chapter 29?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Lewis have a moment of panic when he noticed that the clientele heading into the casino looked like they were all from the Deep South?
2. Why did Martinez want to gamble at the Mohegan Sun?
3. Because of the Mohegan Sun comp program, what was Lewis able to get for his apartment?
4. Why did Jill and Dylan argue the night that Lewis had been kicked out of New York, New York?
5. Why did Lewis think someone had been in his apartment the same night that money was stolen from Dylan's apartment?
6. What was the problem when the Lewis and his group were gambling in Chicago on the riverboat?
7. Why, when Rosa was in charge of the blackjack team, had they avoided Indian casinos?
8. Who was going down to check out the casino at Shreveport?
9. What did thieves do to Dylan and Jill's apartment?
10. What were some ways that Jake Eldridge heard that individuals cheated at cards?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss why Lewis was contemplating the lifestyle that he had chosen in 1998.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the methods that casinos used to prevent card counting and cheaters.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Jill's objections to joining the blackjack team and why she finally decided to join.
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