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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. How does Alex travel on Martha's Vineyard?
2. Alex believes that she is not what?
3. Who has to be in court the following morning?
4. Alex begins her interview by talking about what unit and her role in it?
5. What does Alex tell Mike that she wants removed from her because she does not feel that she needs it?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Isabella.
2. Why is Alex's name in the paper?
3. What is the thin line that Alex talks about in relation to Isabella?
4. Describe Mike.
5. Describe Ellen.
6. How does Mike dissuade Alex from believing she is an intended murder victim?
7. Why does Richard come to see Alex?
8. How does Alex reveal her independence to police officers on the island?
9. Why is Alex angry with Jed at the dinner?
10. Describe Alex's residence on the island and how to get there.
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
Explain the concept of loneliness as it exhibits in the story. Which of the characters are lonely? Are they all lonely in some way? Explain the loneliness and the methods and attempts to overcome it.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Jed's character, comparing and contrasting him with Mike and David.
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