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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 calls to let Alex know that Jed is on his way up?
2. Alex tells whom what she knows about Isabella's life?
3. What of Isabella's possessions is missing?
4. What the division where Alex live works?
5. Who says that Isabella had a male visitor?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Mrs. Zalina.
2. What is the plan that Mike and Alex have for investigating at the house?
3. Describe Anderson.
4. How does Alex confront Jed?
5. What discovery do Alex and Mike make when they go to the island?
6. What did Isabella say that Alex now regrets not taking seriously?
7. Describe the questioning with the suspected rapist.
8. Describe David.
9. What do the police think of Isabella's murder initially?
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
Final Jeopardy is a detective mystery story. What does that classification entail? Why does this novel fit into this category? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
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 3
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.
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