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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 does Tammy have access to that Mitch doesn't?
2. Where do Mitch and the others go after dark?
3. What does the disappearance of the police mean for Mitch and his family?
4. Where is Mitch heading for?
5. What color does Mitch request for his replacement car?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Tammy's help becoming increasingly important?
2. How does Mitch manage to copy Avery's files?
3. How does Abby fool the Firm into thinking she is going to her parents' house?
4. What does Mitch do instead of going to the FBI?
5. Why does Mitch break into Avery's office?
6. Why do both Locke and DeVasher think it is a bad idea to eliminate Mitch?
7. How does Tammy get access to the basement and the fifth floor?
8. Why does Mitch meet Barry Abanks in this section?
9. What does Mitch say he wants from the FBI in returning for helping them uncover the Firm?
10. What does Abby say they want from the FBI before they hand over any documents?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Pick a character from the book and discuss his or her goals and motives. Do they achieve their motive? Do they share similar goals and motives with other characters? Do their goals clash with other characters? How do the characters goals and motives affect their interaction with each other?
Essay Topic 2
What suggestions are there in the opening chapters that there is something wrong with the Firm? Why does the Firm think someone like Mitch will overlook any suspicions he has?
Essay Topic 3
Look at the structure of the book.
1. How does the author use character and dialogue to drive the narrative?
2. Discuss elements of the narrative structure; Exposition, conflict, complication, climax, resolution and conclusion. Do all the elements make for a logical and linear story? How does the story's structure express the book's themes?
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