Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Prologue and Chapters 1, 2, 3, and 4
1. What do Abberline and Lees discuss in the Prologue?
2. What is Sickert's relationship with Mary Kelly?
3. What is significant about Annie Crook's pregnancy and marriage to Albert?
4. Describe William Gull's childhood and years in school.
5. What comprises the fourth dimension?
6. What happens when Gull has a stroke in Chapter 2?
7. Why does Gull bring Annie Crook into his asylum, and how is she treated?
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