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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. What action is Cliff considering?
(a) Divorcing Susan.
(b) Killing Dr. Lorrimer.
(c) Killing his mother-in-law.
(d) Resigning his job.
2. Where was Director Howarth the night before?
(a) At the village concert.
(b) At his mother's home.
(c) In London.
(d) At a woman's house for dinner.
3. How does Director Howarth respond to Dalgliesh's question about what Dr. Lorrimer is like outside of work?
(a) Howarth says he did not know him outside of work.
(b) Howarth says Dr. Lorrimer was happy and well adjusted.
(c) Howarth says Dr. Lorrimer spent much time in London for his social life.
(d) Howarth says Dr. Lorrimer was a loner.
4. What does Nell have in her hand?
(a) Her father's coffee mug.
(b) A wax figure that represents Dr. Lorrimer.
(c) A cross.
(d) Her teddy bear.
5. What does Middlemass emphasis in his responses to Dalgliesh?
(a) The story of Middlemass's son and Dr. Lorrimer.
(b) The story of Middlemass's wife and Dr. Lorrimer.
(c) Middlemass's dislike of Dr. Lorrimer.
(d) The story of Middlemass's nephew and Dr. Lorrimer.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the detectives think about Mrs. Bidwell's version of the fight between Middlemass and Lorrimer?
2. What does Brenda Pridmore start to do but then stops?
3. Where is Eleanor Kerrison sitting?
4. What does Cliff Bradley assert over and over to Dalgliesh?
5. What does Mercer do?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Dr. Lorrimer's father calling and what does Brenda offer to do?
2. Describe Stella Mawson.
3. What is the situation with Mawson and Foley's need for money and how is Dr. Lorrimer mentioned in regards to money?
4. Why is Dr. Kerrison leaving his home in the middle of the night and what is his biggest concern?
5. Describe Mrs. Bidwell.
6. Describe the scene between Cliff and Susan Bradley as she is breastfeeding their new baby.
7. How does the interview between Dalgliesh and Easterbrook go and what does Dalgliesh learn?
8. About what does Adam Dalgliesh speak to his boss?
9. Describe Dr. Kerrison.
10. Describe Brenda Pridmore.
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