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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. Who thinks Grace was the intended target (instead of Beatrice)?
2. How do Tommy and Melrose decide to get to the Jerusalem Inn?
3. What does someone believe is the only vehicle that can rescue Melrose, Vivian, Agatha, and Ruthven when they are stranded at the Jerusalem Inn?
4. What kind of storm interferes with several characters' plans to get to Charles Seaingham's home?
5. Where do Jury and Wiggins meet up after Beatrice's murder?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Susan Assington appear to the group when it arrives at Spinney Abbey during the snowstorm?
2. What wry comment does Parmenger make to Jury about how he is dressed the night Beatrice is found?
3. What does Parmenger say to Jury while being questioned about Beatrice's murder?
4. What is confusing to the guests about Beatrice's murder scene?
5. What role does Jury want Melrose to play during his time at Spinney Abbey?
6. What information do Jury and Grace share about Grace possibly being poisoned?
7. How does Jury come to realize that Melrose and Vivian are in the area when he arrives at the Jerusalem Inn?
8. How is the Margate Hotel described?
9. What theory of Beatrice's murder do Jury and Melrose discuss at the Jerusalem Inn when they are there with Tom and Robbie?
10. What was Brown's assignment when she was placed at Bonaventure?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe at least three things that Grimes is able to do with the character of Helen because she is a woman AND at least three things she is *not* able to do with her because she is a woman.
Essay Topic 2
Describe at least four negative aspects of having a protagonist as brooding as Richard Jury. Make sure to use evidence from the novel to support your position.
Essay Topic 3
Describe at least four features of Lady St. Leger, how those features fulfill the traditional, literary requirements of a villain.
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