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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is a shiv?
2. Who interviewed Hickock's parents?
3. Who did Wells tell about his story?
4. What name did Smith give to the animal who visited him in his cell?
5. Who work together to interview Hickock in the Las Vegas jail?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a comparative essay between the individuals, Hickock and Smith. Include personality, social, physical and other traits which can be used to compare the two individuals and use specific details from the text to support your comparison.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay discussing the title, In Cold Blood. Is it appropriate? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay describing Smith as a person. Is he pitiable? Why or why not?
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