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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. In which hospital will Ricky complete his treatment?
2. What does Mark say he wants to leave to his mother and brother in his will?
3. Why does Reggie pass on the witness protection program for herself?
4. What is the allowance Mrs. Sway is to receive under Reggie's agreement?
5. What does the witness do to interrupt the body retrievers?
Short Essay Questions
1. What three questions concern the FBI when they learn of Mark's disappearance from the hospital?
2. Why does Reggie try to talk Mark out of foiling the mafia men's attempts to move the dead body?
3. Discuss the two hearings that Judge Harry calls in Chapter 29.
4. Explain how Mark created symptoms to get himself sent to the hospital.
5. Explain how Mark escapes from jail and the hospital.
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 Mark's feelings as he and Reggie ride to the New Orleans airport.
8. At the end of the book, who gets to the body first -- FBI or mafia -- and how does the reader know?
9. Why does Mark say that he wants to see the senator's dead body for himself?
10. What are the terms Reggie outlines to the FBI in exchange for the location of the senator's body?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
Why is dialog important in The Client? How would the story have differed if the author had chosen to omit it?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the Freytag's Pyramid and the Inverted Pyramid writing styles. When is each style used? Discuss the purpose of each style.
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