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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happened to Smith and Hickock in front of the hotel in Las Vegas in Part 3 of In Cold Blood?
2. How long after the trail was Smith and Hickock's punishment for their crime set to occur?
3. How long did Hickock hang before he was pronounced dead?
4. What type of injury did Hickock's father say was the cause of Hickock's problems with the law?
5. Who did Floyd tell about his time with the Clutters?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay describing how the author's attempts to increase the reader's sympathy for Smith. Be sure to include both details specifically from the text and personal responses to the author's words to support your essay.
Essay Topic 2
Do you agree with the decision of the court to execute Smith and Hickock? 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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