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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 might the prosecution call to testify against Mark?
2. What does the judge think that Mark is trying to do?
3. According to Wes, Abe's case against Mark is built on __________________.
4. What did Mark do to Wes?
5. Who testifies about talking to Mark at the gold club?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Wes show that he does not believe Mark is innocent by the end of the trial?
2. How do the blood expert and Mark's doctor implicate him for stealing a vial of blood?
3. What makes the judge believe that Mark is working for a mistrial?
4. Who is Father Gorman and what is his role in Archbishop Flaherty's decision to not testify on Mark's behalf?
5. Why does Diane set off the metal detectors at the courthouse and what are the implications?
6. Explain why Mark's business is in trouble even though he was acquitted in the murder trial.
7. How are Wes and Sam at odds over Mark's criminal nature?
8. Why does the judge rule that Chas Brown cannot testify against Mark?
9. What does Archbishop Flaherty tell Wes regarding Mark's trial while they attend a charity event?
10. How does Wes try to implicate Glitsky in planting the vial of blood?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of disappointment. Identify at least two characters who either embody or experience disappointment then cite an example to support your answers.
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of Christina. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What motivates her at this point in his life?
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Wes Farrels. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him at this point in his life?
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