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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 comes back to Alex's apartment after dinner?
2. What could have been the catalyst for murder?
3. Who do the sisters identify as the man in the photo?
4. During a political campaign in California, who was stalked?
5. Alex gets a letter from whom?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Alex goes to the police station for the rapist investigation?
2. What does Cordelia say derisively about Alex and Jed?
3. Describe the questioning with the suspected rapist.
4. What are the two clues that Mike shares with Alex about Jed?
5. Describe Mickey.
6. What could be a motive for Richard to murder Isabella?
7. Describe the letter Alex gets from Cordelia.
8. Why is Alex angry at Mickey?
9. What distressing realization does Alex have about Jed?
10. What does David reveal about Cordelia's knowledge of Isabella?
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
Explain Alex's motivation and reasons for paying close attention to the letters. What do they reveal about the murderer?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Ellen. What is her role in the story? What is the author trying to accomplish by creating Ellen's character in the novel?
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