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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 many days passed between Chapter 56 and 57?
2. Who does Pistillo tell Will he should ask for answers to why he is so adamant to prosecute him in Chapter 37?
3. Where does Will meet up with Mr. Klein in Chapter 41?
4. Who do the police ask Will to come pick up in Chapter 30?
5. What is the name of the jail in which Will is held in Chapter 38?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Will find while surfing the Web at the beginning of Chapter 29?
2. How does Mr. Kleain react when he runs into John in Chapter 41?
3. What is the nature of Will's conversation with Yvonne Sterno in Chapter 29?
4. What is the nature of the conversation Will and Katy have with a woman named Rose Baker in Chapter 33?
5. What does Will discover about the little girl Carley in Chapter 57?
6. What happens when Will goes to the Regina Hotel to look for his girlfriend?
7. What does Pistillo reveal to Will when he takes him to his sister's house?
8. What is the nature of the message Yvonne leaves on Will's answering machine in Chapter 43?
9. What does Will discover when he attends Sheila Roger's funeral?
10. How is Will's meeting with Mr. Klein at a Little League field described?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the author's portrayal of love in the book in its various forms including romantic, familial and friendly love. Why do you think the author made the book's characters struggle so much to achieve and find love with others?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the author's portrayal of the mob in the book. What might the author be saying about the power of the mob based on the portrayal of McGuane in the book?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the portrayal of the concept of protection in the book. What can we learn about the nature of Will's character based on his apparent need to protect Katy and his family's honor in the book?
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