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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. Where does Cross follow Sikes?
2. What does Naomi see when she gets into the living room with the other girls?
3. What is Kate's status?
4. What is the name of the psychological condition that Cross thinks of in regard to the Gentleman Caller and Casanova?
5. How does Casanova feel without Rudolph?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the basic points of the investigation according to Cross at this point in the novel?
2. What plan does Casanova believe will allow him and Rudolph to beat Cross?
3. What does Cross learn about Sachs and how does he learn this information?
4. When Kate watches the suspect go into the hospital what conclusions does she come to about him being Casanova?
5. When Cross finds Naomi what does she tell him and what does he realize about himself?
6. What does the Gentleman Caller feel inside himself as he watches Juliette's husband leave for work?
7. Describe Kate's recovery at this point in the novel.
8. What is one of the Caller's most private secrets about the women that he chooses?
9. What brazen act does Casanova do in Chapter 102 which allows him to marvel at his perfect mask that allows him to fit in anywhere?
10. What does Rudolph tell the ladies of Casanova's harem and what does he instruct them to do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
For Cross this case was very personal. Do you believe policemen should be allowed to work on cases they have a personal connection to? Why or why not? Do you think Cross would have been just as effective and diligent had he not been personally involved? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Do you believe the majority of the events and details in this novel were realistic? Why or why not? Identify one event within the novel which seemed highly unrealistic or at least a stretch within the novel.
Essay Topic 3
While Cross and Sampson are very close friends and both police detectives, they too very different paths to arrive at this same place. Describe their different paths. Why do you think such different paths lead to the same career? Why do you believe they are so close?
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