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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. Why does Alicia have too much to drink on the Friday she meets with Will Matthews?
2. What does Jack do with the $15k from Mr. Sung?
3. What does Abe supply Jack with?
4. What does Kemel want Sam Baker to tell him about Alicia?
5. How does Alicia react when Will kisses her at her apartment?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens to the arsonist that Alicia hires?
2. Why does Jack rent the Victorian house under a false name?
3. How does Alicia feel about Jack when she decides to hire him?
4. Describe the Nail.
5. Explain why Alicia wants to hire Jack.
6. Is Jack's eavesdropping on Alicia's meeting worth it?
7. What makes Alicia decide to ask Jack for help with her family legal situation?
8. What is Jack's response to seeing the children at the Center for Children with AIDS?
9. Why does Alicia attack a man with a fire extinguisher?
10. What unexpected problem arises when Jack attempts to eavesdrop on Alicia's meeting with Thomas' lawyer?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Responsibility and integrity are two themes touched on in Legacies.
1) Select one character that best represents each quality and describe why that is the case.
2) Select a character who epitomizes one quality, but not the other, and analyze that character based on this criteria.
3) Use specific characters and events to explain how the author uses these two qualities to develop character growth in the novel.
Essay Topic 2
Characters in Legacies make choices that impact others. Is Jack selfish for being involved with Gia and Vicky, given the dangers of his life? Is Gia a good mother for refusing to marry Jack, or a bad mother for letting him into her life in the first place? Would the situation be different if Jack was a police officer or a soldier rather than a mercenary?
Essay Topic 3
Should Jack quit his work as a mercenary of justice? Support your answer with examples from the story.
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