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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. What makes Alex angry with the judge?
2. Who believes that Jed is still a suspect even though Alex believes that he wouldn't have killed Isabella?
3. Who connects with Alex and discusses personal issues but is stopped by Alex?
4. How does injustice in the court affect Alex?
5. What does Alex recognize when she sees what her friend shows her?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Alex reveal her character in court?
2. Describe the photograph that Alex recognizes.
3. What happens when Alex goes to the police station for the rapist investigation?
4. How does David prove that Cordelia is a fraud?
5. What distressing realization does Alex have about Jed?
6. What does David reveal about Cordelia's knowledge of Isabella?
7. Why did Ellen commit the murder?
8. What do Mike and Mercer do to help Alex deal with Jed's infidelity?
9. What is Mike's approach to confronting Jed?
10. How does Alex confront Jed?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses more than one iteration on the motif of life-death-life. Identify at least two motifs about life-death-life in the book. Then cite an example to support each answer.
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
Discuss the detecting techniques of the four sleuths of Alex, Mike, Paul, and David; cover how they each approach the murder and whether their intuitions are correct. Who actually solves the murders and how?
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