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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 makes The Blade's request very difficult?
2. Which hospital is Mark sent to from the detention center?
3. Which state is the first place Reggie and Mark decide to go?
4. What are the failed body retrievers doing until they go back to get the body?
5. What does Romey's house look like?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain how Mark foils the three mafia men's attempt to dig up Senator Boyette's body.
2. How does Reggie's opinion of the witness protection program change once she is implicated as a possible mafia target?
3. What is Clint's important role once the FBI agrees to Reggie's demands for the Sways?
4. At the end of the book, who gets to the body first -- FBI or mafia -- and how does the reader know?
5. Why does Mark say that he wants to see the senator's dead body for himself?
6. Discuss Reggie's phone call to the FBI upon returning to the hotel from Romey's house. How does she convey a sense of urgency to Agent Trumann?
7. Describe how Chapter 31 shows Reggie's growing paranoia after learning that she is a mafia target.
8. Discuss Gronke's feelings about his assignment to watch Mark and his relationship with the mafia.
9. What three questions concern the FBI when they learn of Mark's disappearance from the hospital?
10. Discuss the two hearings that Judge Harry calls in Chapter 29.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
A main character has both good and bad qualities, giving the character dimension. Discuss Mark's bad qualities. Who is to blame for those qualities? Are the "bad" qualities really bad? Support your answers.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the Freytag's Pyramid and the Inverted Pyramid writing styles. When is each style used? Discuss the purpose of each style.
Essay Topic 3
Name and define the five types of conflict. Which conflict prevails in The Client? Select a different type of conflict and explain how the story would have differed under that particular type of conflict.
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