Mid-Book Test - Medium
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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. Kinsey goes for a run when she gets home from her first meeting with Royce. Where does she run?
(a) Through Ocean View trailer park.
(b) Through her neighborhood.
(c) On the country roads outside of town.
(d) On the beach.
2. What does Bailey's lawyer tell Kinsey when she runs into him at the courthouse?
(a) That she should return to her home town to avoid being killed.
(b) That it is up to her - she must come up with something that will prove Bailey's innocence.
(c) That she is too attractive to be a private investigator.
(d) That she is incompetent.
3. Kinsey goes to visit Shana, who takes a shower. What does Kinsey do while Shana is in the shower?
(a) Tidy up Shana's place.
(b) Snoop through her purse.
(c) Make some phone calls.
(d) Read Shana's diary.
4. After the men escaped from the courtroom, what happened to them?
(a) The man with the gun was killed by deputies and Bailey escaped.
(b) The man with the gun surrendered and Bailey escaped.
(c) They were picked up by an accomplice in a van.
(d) They jumped into a car and sped off.
5. What does Shana say about the money Bailey and Tap had acquired through their criminal activity?
(a) That Shana suspected Bailey still had it.
(b) That she knew nothing about it.
(c) That Jean had spent it on a car before she died.
(d) That the Fowlers had used it to repair the motel.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Kinsey find out had happened to Tap after he went to the bathroom?
2. When Kinsey returns to the Fowler's motel, what does Ann tell her about her parents?
3. A man named Royce hires Kinsey to investigate the case. How is he connected to Bailey?
4. When Kinsey is settled into her new motel room, Bailey calls her. What does he tell her?
5. When had Bailey Fowler and Jean Timberlake dated?
Short Essay Questions
1. After Ori's death, Kinsey goes to Shana's apartment. What does she find outside and what information does this object tell her?
2. At the beginning of Chapter 21, Kinsey phones both Shana and Dr. Dunne's office. What does she want to know? Is she successful?
3. Why does Kinsey head to the Eucalyptus Mineral Springs spa after she obtains Jean's birth certificate from the courthouse? What happens there?
4. Kinsey heads to San Luis Obispo. Who does she go to see there? How is she received at his office? What surprising detail does he tell her at the end of their visit?
5. What is the reaction of the spouse of the person who attacked Kinsey at the spa? What is the name of this person and what do they tell Kinsey about Jean Timberlake?
6. What happens at the end of Chapter 24 that sends Kinsey racing back to the motel?
7. While at the high school, who does Kinsey talk to and what is the result?
8. After returning from her visit with Shana, Kinsey has dinner with the Fowlers. What dramatic events happen?
9. After Kinsey returns home from her first meeting with Royce Fowler, what does she do to find out more about Bailey Fowler and Jean Timberlake? What does she learn about Bailey?
10. Kinsey races back to the motel even though she can hear police sirens and she is pretty sure they are looking for her. When she gets there, what two things does she notice? What does she also finally realize?
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