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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Lenny has agreed to hire Barnette Lloyd:
(a) As a favor to a friend.
(b) Because he is the best lawyer in town.
(c) As a last resort.
(d) Because he has a crush on Babe.
2. Babe is oddly impressed by:
(a) The prospect of going to jail.
(b) Willy Jay's attention to her.
(c) The amount of attention she is getting in town.
(d) The amount of coverage she has received since the shooting.
3. When Meg confesses her reservations, Barnette:
(a) Pleads with her to keep him on for the experience.
(b) States he believes Babe did not act alone.
(c) Concedes he is not the right lawyer for the case.
(d) Reveals he has a personal vendetta against Zackery.
4. Lenny is surprised to find:
(a) Others might disapprove of Meg.
(b) Meg might not be coming home.
(c) Chick has remembered her birthday.
(d) Chick has some resentment toward Meg.
5. Lenny believes Babe shot Zackery because:
(a) She wanted a divorce from him.
(b) She is in love with Willy Jay.
(c) She is tired of being brutalized by him.
(d) She is mentally ill.
Short Answer Questions
1. Barnette plans to win the case by arguing:
2. Meg claims she has not read Lenny's letters because:
3. Meg's remark, "We're getting so old," offends Lenny because:
4. Lenny appears to be jealous about:
5. Meg takes a coke from the fridge to calm Lennie, but first she drinks from it herself, indicating:
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Meg easily comforted by Barnette's sacrifice, while Babe is not?
2. What does Babe's attitude about jail reveal about her?
3. Describe Barnette's vendetta against Zackery.
4. What does Meg and Doc's first meeting in the kitchen suggest about their relationship?
5. Describe some contradicting facets of Babe's character.
6. What event finally pushes Babe over the brink?
7. What do the details of Meg's life in Hollywood reveal?
8. Why does Lenny continually bring up the past?
9. Why do Meg, Lenny, and Babe seem to fall into old patterns of behavior around one another?
10. Why is Barnette willing to give up his vendetta?
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