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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 else drives Walter to make his decision?
(a) He wants a new career
(b) He wants revenge on Phyllis
(c) The guilt is making him sick
(d) The fear of losing Lola
2. Where is Lola living now?
(a) With Mr. Sachetti
(b) With a girlfriend
(c) In a dorm
(d) Her own apartment
3. What is Mr. Sanchetti's current situation?
(a) He doesn't have his degree and needs money
(b) He has just finished his engineering degree
(c) He has just landed a great entry level job
(d) He has inherited money from his father
4. What happens when Phyllis files her claim for payment?
(a) A messenger delivers her check that afternoon
(b) The insurance company denies liability
(c) She gets a check the following week
(d) The insurance company has her arrested
5. What does Walter do after getting his ticket from Keyes?
(a) Closes up his office
(b) Goes home to pack a few clothes
(c) Goes directly to the pier and boards the ship
(d) Has his mail forwarded
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Phyllis say she'll do one night?
2. What does the nurse give Walter?
3. Where was Lola's mother when she died?
4. Walter thinks Phyllis will be all right if ___________________________.
5. What confuses Walter about Phyllis?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Lola tell Walter about Sachetti that makes him suspicious?
2. What are the terms of the deal that Keyes presents to Walter?
3. What reinforces Lola's love for Sachetti?
4. What is the news about the murder in the paper the next morning?
5. What information about Sachetti does Walter learn from Lola?
6. What precipitates Walter's plan to kill Phyllis?
7. What shock does Walter get on his second day at sea?
8. How does Walter find out who Keyes thinks is Phyllis' accomplice?
9. What are the preliminary investigative results about the case?
10. What is the symbolism of the moon at the end of the story?
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