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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. Who is Alex's boss?
2. Why is Alex upset with Jed?
3. Who is the freelance writer who is working on an article about Alex?
4. Alex attends what event with her boss who is in a bad mood?
5. Where is Alex's boyfriend?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Mrs. Zalina.
2. How does Mike dissuade Alex from believing she is an intended murder victim?
3. Describe Anderson.
4. Describe Alex's residence on the island and how to get there.
5. Describe Alex.
6. What is Alex's love story about the island?
7. Why is Alex's name in the paper?
8. What is the plan that Mike and Alex have for investigating at the house?
9. Alex needs distraction from thinking about what?
10. Describe Mike.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain Alex's motivation and reasons for paying close attention to the letters. What do they reveal about the murderer?
Essay Topic 2
How does Ellen behave in order to develop her image as a high-society woman? Why does Ellen want to leave her middle-class neighborhood? What is appealing to her about the lifestyle of high society women? Describe.
Essay Topic 3
Explain the significance of the novel's title. Why do you think the author titled the book Final Jeopardy? Now that you have read the book, how does that alter your understanding of the title? Are you intrigued to find a sequel or more mysteries with Alex? Why or why not? Cite examples to support your answer.
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