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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The last time Dexter was in the storage container, who was he looking for?
2. ______ do not like Dexter and they quite often disapprove of what he does to their masters.
3. What does Dexter find in his passenger seat of his car?
4. The Morgan's have been going to Cafe Relampago since ______.
5. Who does Dexter say was really terrible at screaming?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Select a scene from the novel that you find most memorable. Write an essay in which you identify the scene, explain its relationship to the work and analyze the reasons for its effectiveness.
Essay Topic 2
Analyze the relevance of the setting of Miami to the plot of the novel. Why is the setting important to the understanding of Darkly Dreaming Dexter?
Essay Topic 3
Choose a character from the novel, other than Dexter, whose mind is pulled in conflicting directions by two compelling desires, ambitions, obligations, or influences. Then, in a well-organized essay, identify each of the two conflicting forces and explain how this conflict with one character illuminates the meaning of the work as a whole.
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