|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What rumors surface when Senator Boyette disappears?
2. If he accepted the witness protection program, where does Mark tell Reggie he would want to live?
3. What does Mrs. Sway ban Mark from when they meet at the airport?
4. What does Reggie call to get from Clint after returning to the hotel in Chapter 38?
5. Who will Reggie meet at the airport?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain how Mark created symptoms to get himself sent to the hospital.
2. Knowing that Reggie and Mark are in New Orleans doesn't make the job of finding them any easier. What is the FBI's plan to catch them and to get Mark to talk once and for all?
3. Explain how the FBI is informed of the exact location of the senator's body.
4. Discuss the two hearings that Judge Harry calls in Chapter 29.
5. Explain how Mark escapes from jail and the hospital.
6. Describe Mark's feelings as he and Reggie ride to the New Orleans airport.
7. How does Reggie's opinion of the witness protection program change once she is implicated as a possible mafia target?
8. Describe how Chapter 31 shows Reggie's growing paranoia after learning that she is a mafia target.
9. At the end of the book, who gets to the body first -- FBI or mafia -- and how does the reader know?
10. Discuss Judge Harry's concern in Chapter 28 and explain how he deals with it.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the significance of Ricky to the story? How might the novel have differed if he had not been introduced as a minor character?
Essay Topic 2
A protagonist has heroic qualities and an antagonist has villainous qualities. Discuss the protagonist in The Client. Discuss the antagonist. What is ironic about the story's antagonist?
Essay Topic 3
What is the central theme of The Client? How does the theme relate to Mark, Reggie, Muldanno, and Foltrigg?
This section contains 858 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)