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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 the police ofﬁcer working on the case of a serial rapist?
3. Who does Jed go with after the event?
4. What the division where Alex live works?
5. Why is Alex upset with Jed?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Richard.
2. Describe Alex's residence on the island and how to get there.
3. Describe Alex.
4. Describe Alex's first interview with Ellen.
5. What is Alex's love story about the island?
6. Describe Isabella.
7. How did Isabella meet Jed?
8. What did Isabella intend to do on Martha's Vineyard?
9. What do the police think of Isabella's murder initially?
10. Why is Alex surprised to see a man in her office?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Ellen and Isabella are two intriguing characters.
Part 1) What is their relationship? How do they co-exist and how do they interact? What is similar about them and what is different?
Part 2) What are some events upon which Ellen had a direct influence? What are some events upon which Isabella had a direct influence?
Part 3) Which character offers support to the group? Which one is stronger and why?
Essay Topic 2
Final Jeopardy is a detective mystery story. What does that classification entail? Why does this novel fit into this category? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Explain the role of women in New York in the 1990s when the women in the stories are living their lives. What precedents do they feel compelled to follow? What restrictions do the have? What freedoms do they have that 21st century women do not have, if any?
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