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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What degree has Punchinello earned from prison?
2. What does Dr. Cornell tell Jimmy?
3. What does Lorrie thank Jimmy for as they wend their way back up the embankment?
4. What fear does Andy develop?
5. How did Konrad use Sydactyly to torment Virgilio?
Essay Topic 1
How does Jimmy meet Lorrie? What events conspire to bond them together? How does Jimmy reveal both his strengths and his weaknesses to her during the time they are together? What does he do that ultimately saves her from an unknown fate? How is he affected when he stops Lorrie from being taken by Punchinello in his van?
Essay Topic 2
How does Konrad Beezo come into their lives? What does he want from Jimmy and Lorrie that they are not willing to give him? Why does he think he has a right to claim this? What events does he refer to that he believes gives him this right? How does Jimmy deal with him the first time? Where does he leave him and where are Jimmy and Lorrie going? Why doesn't Konrad pursue the issue?
Essay Topic 3
What happens on the fifth terrible day that Josef Tock predicted? How does the Tock family respond when the doorbell rings? Who is standing there and what does he want? Why does he panic when Jimmy tries to refuse his delivery? What is the delivery and why does the boy's last comment unnerve Jimmy to some degree?
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