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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 feel about Jed?
2. What does David give Alex?
3. What does Alex do until bedtime?
4. Whose character appears strong in the court trial?
5. Alex has dinner with what man who is associated with Isabella?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Alex goes to the police station for the rapist investigation?
2. Describe the photograph that Alex recognizes.
3. How does Alex reveal her character in court?
4. What distressing realization does Alex have about Jed?
5. Describe Harold.
6. What is Mike's approach to confronting Jed?
7. How does Alex realize that Ellen is the murderer?
8. Describe Mickey.
9. What could be a motive for Richard to murder Isabella?
10. Why did Ellen commit the murder?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
How does Ellen behave in order to develop her image as a high-society woman? Why does Ellen want to leave her middle-class neighborhood? What is appealing to her about the lifestyle of high society women? Describe.
Essay Topic 3
Final Jeopardy is a detective mystery story. What does that classification entail? Why does this novel fit into this category? Explain.
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