Essay Topic 1
Write an essay discussing the title, In Cold Blood. Is it appropriate? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the problem or main conflict existing for Smith within this book. Explain in detail how this conflict was or was not resolved.
Essay Topic 3
What was the most important event in this book? Explain and justify your choice with specific details from the text.
Essay Topic 4
Would Smith and Hickock have been executed today? Explain and justify your answer with specific details from the text.
Essay Topic 5
Do you agree with the decision of the court to execute Smith and Hickock? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 6
Dr. Jones identified Smith as having a mental disorder. In your opinion, would a mental hospital have been a better judgment for Smith? Why or why not? Use information from the text to support your position.
Essay Topic 7
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