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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. When asked by Deborah, "is that you?" regarding the image on the security video, Dexter replies ________.
2. According to LaGuerta, who wants to kill Dexter?
3. All of the following letters are on the side of the truck in Chapter 23, except for which?
4. By ______ Deborah says she will come back to get Dexter in Chapter 23.
5. How old was Dexter when his biological mother died?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the security camera capture that surprises both Deborah and Dexter? How does Deborah respond to this surprise?
2. What does Dexter find at the docks? How do these objects fit the killer's need for tight, enclosed spaces?
3. Explain why there is a battle for jurisdiction at the crime scene. Who is the battle between? Who ultimately wins the battle?
4. How does Dexter feel about people at the Metro-Dade police force saying he has a feeling for serial homicide? Explain.
5. What souvenir does Dexter collect from his victims? Whom does Dexter not get a souvenir from? How does he go about retrieving his souvenir?
6. What two conclusions does Dexter come to when thinking about the Jaworski murder case?
7. Who is the first person Deborah and Dexter interview at the ice rink? What information does this person reveal to them? Why is this information important to the crime scene?
8. Who calls Dexter in the beginning of Chapter 24? Why is this person calling? What conclusion does Dexter come to with this phone call?
9. When was the last time Dexter was inside the storage container? How did this event effect Dexter?
10. Who is the first person Dexter ever killed? How old was he at the time? Who choose Dexter's first victim? Explain.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss and analyze at least three examples of symbolism found within Darkly Dreaming Dexter. Cite your references.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the significance of the title Darkly Dreaming Dexter and analyze how it is developed throughout the novel.
Essay Topic 3
Analyze Jeff Lindsay's use of personification throughout the text. Use specific examples from Darkly Dreaming Dexter to support your answer.
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