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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Spenser says this package suggests that Kevin is what?
2. Over the next hours, what happens to Spenser?
3. Margery has called Spenser nine times. What does he do?
4. What has Maguire's death been ruled?
5. Just as he begins to search, he hears who scream from outside?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Bartletts' home is much like the other suburban homes.
Part 1) Describe their home. What is the purpose for this description?
Part 2) What does this say about the exterior view compared to what is taking place beneath the surface?
Part 3) What might this mean for other suburban, well-to-do families?
Part 4) How might this reflect real life?
Essay Topic 2
This case ends with the return of Kevin.
Part 1) What might be Kevin's fate now that it is learned he was not kidnapped as first thought?
Part 2) What will happen to Vic? Will Kevin try to help him? Why or why not?
Part 3) What might come of the other characters in the book, now that the case is over?
Essay Topic 3
Spenser interrogates Dr. Croft.
Part 1) Why does he interrogate him? How does Dr. Croft respond to this?
Part 2) How does his response affect his life?
Part 3) Why might Dr. Croft have been involved in the activity about which Spenser interrogates him? How does he benefit from it?
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