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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is on the new suspect's bed when investigators go to his house?
2. Why do some law enforcement officials believe the Jack and Jill killings are over?
3. How old is the Truth School killer?
4. What is the name of the Truth School killer?
5. Who is sleeping on Cross' sun porch?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does the Truth School killer have abandonment issues?
2. What is unusual about Jill's phone call to the President?
3. How do investigators of the Kennedy Center killing confirm that the hit man indeed killed the right target? Why was this victim targeted?
4. Discuss why Hawkins is so confident at Madison Square Garden.
5. What is unusual about the Truth School killer's attempt to enter the investigator's home? What does this show about the killer?
6. Why does the Secret Service continue moving the President through the tunnel against the investigator's advice?
7. What does Jack's killing of the general and his son show about his character?
8. What do investigators discover when they go to the message board subscriber's home? What does their finding imply?
9. Where is Roosevelt Military Academy located? Name two reasons it is important to this novel.
10. Briefly discuss the marital problems between the Johnsons. Why are these problems important to this novel?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the life of the author. Who wrote this novel? What is his background? List his other published works and anything special about this book in relation to others the author may have written.
Essay Topic 2
What is a foil? Who is the foil of Jack and Jill? Discuss the character who provides the role of foil in this novel and discuss how he/she fulfills the role.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the genre of Jack and Jill and the sub-genre category under which the novel falls. Is there another genre the novel might also be classified as? Support your answers.
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