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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does Jack meet in his own hotel room that he hugs?
(b) The President.
2. How many times is the President shot?
3. Where is the President scheduled to speak during his New York visit?
(a) Madison Square Garden.
(b) Times Square.
(c) The Statue of Liberty.
(d) The World Trade Center.
4. Who does the Truth School killer hold for ransom?
(b) A child from the school
(c) Cross' own children.
(d) The principal.
5. Who is carrying false FBI credentials at the President's New York speech?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who answers the knock on the door at the principal's house?
2. How old is the Truth School killer?
3. How many shots are fired during the President's appearance in New York?
4. Who does Cross visit when he has trouble sleeping?
5. Who is shot and killed when the President's New York speech is interrupted?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does the Secret Service continue moving the President through the tunnel against the investigator's advice?
2. What do investigators discover when they go to the message board subscriber's home? What does their finding imply?
3. Discuss when the investigator realizes the plan and his reaction.
4. Explain the plan that Jack will use to kill the President.
5. How does the killer respond when the message board censor removes vivid postings regarding the Truth School murders?
6. What is unusual about the Truth School killer's attempt to enter the investigator's home? What does this show about the killer?
7. Where is Roosevelt Military Academy located? Name two reasons it is important to this novel.
8. Why doesn't the message board censor go directly to police with the information when it first starts appearing?
9. Why does the Truth School killer have abandonment issues?
10. Briefly discuss the marital problems between the Johnsons. Why are these problems important to this novel?
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