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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 help does The Blade ask for from his uncle?
2. What does Mark say he wants to leave to his mother and brother in his will?
3. Why is Mark excited about getting on the plane?
4. What happens when the paramedics and nurse argue in the emergency room?
5. What is the emergency at Reggie's office in Chapter 28?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Mark's feelings as he and Reggie ride to the New Orleans airport.
2. 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?
3. 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?
4. Discuss Judge Harry's concern in Chapter 28 and explain how he deals with it.
5. How does Mark convince Reggie to look for the body in the garage with him?
6. Why does Reggie dodge her grand jury subpoena?
7. Why does Reggie try to talk Mark out of foiling the mafia men's attempts to move the dead body?
8. What three questions concern the FBI when they learn of Mark's disappearance from the hospital?
9. Explain how Mark foils the three mafia men's attempt to dig up Senator Boyette's body.
10. Explain how Mark escapes from jail and the hospital.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What aspects and experiences of the author's own life might be drawn upon for inspiration in The Client? Explain your answers, giving an overview of the author's life.
Essay Topic 2
Is Reggie's desire to help less fortunate clients an act of charity or co-dependency? Explain and support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the point of view from which The Client is written. Does this point of view make the story more or less believable? Select a different point of view and explain how The Client would have changed if written from it.
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