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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. What has Konrad been doing according to Agent Porter Carson?
2. How many security guards does the hospital have?
3. When is Lucy Jean born?
4. What happens when Lorrie's water breaks?
5. What does Jimmy realize as he hides from the gunman?
Short Essay Questions
1. What fills Jimmy with a sense of foreboding?
2. How is Jimmy able to overcome his fear and propel himself into action?
3. Why does Punchinello sometimes wonder if he's real?
4. How does Beezo manage to so completely fool Lorrie and Jimmy?
5. What does Jimmy begin by explaining now?
6. How does Jimmy finally overcome Beezo?
7. What is so significant about the gunman's identity?
8. What does Vivacemente reveal that he wants and why?
9. What positive impact has prison had on Punchinello?
10. What three things does Punchinello want to get in return for any cooperation?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is so amazing about the predictions made by Josef Tock? What physical condition is Josef in that makes his predictions such a surprise? What makes Jimmy believe in them without reservation? What do they find out after several predictions come true that makes the fact that Josef accurately predicted them even more amazing?
Essay Topic 2
How many murders does Punchinello commit before the police take him into custody? What is the reason that he kills his first victim? Why does he kill the next victims? What reason does he have for committing the next murder? What kind of gift does he call it, and who is the gift for? Why is the gift obtained under somewhat dishonest circumstances?
Essay Topic 3
What are the reasons that Punchinello Beezo, Crinkles and Honker give for committing the robbery of the Snow Village Bank? Why do each of the reasons differ? What motivates Punch to commit this crime? What motivates Honker? What is Crinkles reason? Why does Punch bring hostages? How do Crinkles and Honker respond when they see Lorrie and Jimmie?
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