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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Punchinello admit to Lorrie and Jimmy?
2. What does Punch really want from Jimmy in return?
3. Why does Jimmy go back to Punchinello after they had left?
4. Why can't Jimmy donate a kidney to Annie?
5. How many security guards does the hospital have?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does Lorrie write the last few chapters of Jimmy's memoir's? What conclusions does the reader draw from the fact that Jimmy does not finish the story of his five terrible days? Where does Lorrie's version of events begin? How does she start her narration and in what ways is it similar to the narration as it was originally written by Jimmy?
Essay Topic 2
What does Lorrie reveal to Jimmie after they have managed to subdue and restrain Konrad Beezo? How does she explain the way she feels to him? What is she so grateful for, and why does she want him to know this now? What is so exceptionally different in her mind between her life and his? What does she admit to him that renders him speechless? How does it make him love her even more?
Essay Topic 3
What fears do Annie and Lucy share? How are they described by the girls? How is their fear different from the fear that Adam has? Why is Adam's fear strangely like a premonition? How do the fears that the two girls share save them from the sight of Konrad dead, and their mother injured on the floor in the kitchen? What does Jimmie tell them to get them to stay away despite their fear?
This section contains 1,525 words
(approx. 6 pages at 300 words per page)