|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who has been stalked?
2. David's gift to Alex contains information on what?
3. Who is protective of Alex after her emotional outburst?
4. How does injustice in the court affect Alex?
5. Who reveals a great deal about the crimes at the police station?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Alex concerned that Jed's involvement with the case will do?
2. What is Jed worried about with Alex?
3. Why did Ellen commit the murder?
4. Describe Johnny's defense.
5. How does Alex confront Jed?
6. Paul feels that Alex is punishing herself for what?
7. How does David prove that Cordelia is a fraud?
8. Describe Cordelia.
9. What does David reveal about Cordelia's knowledge of Isabella?
10. Why is Alex angry at Mickey?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe some of the settings for the stories. What is the overall setting? Be sure to include geography, time period and any pertinent popular culture events. Why did the author choose to use these places in the stories?
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 Alex's motivation and reasons for paying close attention to the letters. What do they reveal about the murderer?
This section contains 484 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)