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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. What does Mike seem to fear that Alex reassures him is safe?
2. What do the sisters who Alex and Mike visit run?
3. Alex believes that she is not what?
4. Why did Alex buy a place on Martha's Vineyard?
5. What does Alex decline that her boss offers her?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Anderson.
2. Describe Ellen.
3. What does Alex learn when she gets to the crime scene at the house?
4. Describe Alex's residence on the island and how to get there.
5. What did Isabella say that Alex now regrets not taking seriously?
6. Describe Isabella.
7. Describe Richard.
8. Describe Jed.
9. How does Mike dissuade Alex from believing she is an intended murder victim?
10. Why is Alex angry with Jed at the dinner?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Alex. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What motivates her at this point in her life?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Jed's character, comparing and contrasting him with Mike and David.
Essay Topic 3
Explain Alex's motivation and reasons for paying close attention to the letters. What do they reveal about the murderer?
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