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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 Katzka say when Abby asks if he thinks she is guilty?
2. How does Abby embarrass the security guards in Chapter 13?
3. Where does Abby realize she has seen Bernard Katzka before?
4. Whose money does Mark insist he will pay for his yacht with in Chapter 16?
5. Who does Abby see talking in the garden outside Elaine's kitchen in Chapter 11?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Helen Lewis from NEOB call Abby? What does she tell Abby?
2. For what reason does Abby lose her job completely at the end of Chapter 17?
3. Where does Abby go to find answers on Kunstler and Hennessy? Who sees her there and chases her down for a discussion?
4. How does Abby react when Detective Bernard Katzka comes to speak to her about Mary Allen? Why?
5. Why is Abby's locker searched in Chapter 13? What is found?
6. Why does Abby suspect that Mark is in on the sale of human organs? What danger does Vivien suggest this poses for Abby?
7. What does Mr. Parr do to Abby in Chapter 13 after searching her locker? Why?
8. Why does Yakov dislike Nadiya?
9. Of whom does Yakov dream in Chapter 14? What does she look like?
10. What does Jeremiah Parr decide to do with the information given him by Abby in Chapter 12 regarding Nina Voss' heart transplant?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss one of the following relationships in detail:
1) Abby and Mark
2) Abby and Kaftka
3) Abby and Yakov
4) Abby and Vivien.
Essay Topic 2
Who is Aaron Levi? How does Abby come to know him? How does the reader meet him? What kind of person is Aaron? Why is Aaron unhappy when he learns that Abby will be treating Nina Voss' post-op fever? Why does Aaron not show up at the hospital as his wife thought he would? What happens when everyone learns Aaron has died? What is the funeral like? What odd thing happens at the wake that causes Abby some concern? Where does Elaine Levi go later that causes Abby and a cop to wonder about Aaron's death? How did Aaron die? Why?
Essay Topic 3
Who is Mark Hodell? How does Abby come to live with Mark? What is their relationship like? How does Abby feel about Mark in the beginning of the novel? How does their relationship change? For what reason? Why does Mark turn on Abby? What did Abby do to hurt Mark? Why is Mark working with the wrong people? What do they have on Mark that forces him to work with them? Is Mark happy with this criminal career? How does the reader know how Mark feels about his situation? What happens to Mark in the end? Is this something Mark deserved? Explain.
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