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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 does Mike accompany outside the house for more information?
2. Who is Jed's boss?
3. Alex tells whom what she knows about Isabella's life?
4. Who is the pilot taking Alex and Mike to Martha's Vineyard?
5. Why did Alex buy a place on Martha's Vineyard?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the thin line that Alex talks about in relation to Isabella?
2. Describe Richard.
3. Why is Alex surprised to see a man in her office?
4. Alex needs distraction from thinking about what?
5. What is Alex's love story about the island?
6. Describe Anderson.
7. Describe Mike.
8. How does Alex reveal her independence to police officers on the island?
9. Describe Isabella.
10. What discovery do Alex and Mike make when they go to the island?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Both Alex and Mike are important characters.
Part 1) Compare Alex to Mike. How are these two characters similar and how are they different?
Part 2) What psychological purpose or insight does Alex offer? Elaborate on this.
Part 3) Alex offers to examine the past of the murder suspects. What is implied in this decision and how does it reveal that the murder motive is connected to the past of the murderer and not the present circumstances alone?
Essay Topic 2
How is sexuality portrayed in Final Jeopardy? Which characters appear overtly sexual? Which characters are sexually appealing to others and why? What sexual taboos are broken and what issues are raised in relation to sex? Describe.
Essay Topic 3
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of loss. Identify at least two themes about loss in the book. Then cite an example to support your answer.
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