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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who interviewed Hickock's parents?
2. Who did Floyd tell about his time with the Clutters?
3. When did Smith leave the rundown hotel in Las Vegas?
4. What did Hickock want to do to Nancy before killing her?
5. What gift did Smith give to Mrs. Meier?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you agree with the decision of the court to execute Smith and Hickock? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
Write an essay about capital punishment. Use information from the book to provide supporting details for or against capital punishment.
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