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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 is Madison's bail set at?
2. What important day does Alice's trial coincide with?
3. What is the name of Alice's new friend during her sophomore year?
4. At what college does Alice find a teaching job?
5. What good news does Alice hear on November 16th?
Short Essay Questions
1. When Alice goes home for the summer, what do she and her mother do? What fuels Alice to do this?
2. What happens to Alice the night before her trial? What does her father tell her to do?
3. After Alice finishes college, where does she go? Why is she happy to do this?
4. Who is asked to leave the room when Alice is at the lineup? Why is she asked to leave?
5. What number suspect does Alice mark? Why does she choose this one over the other?
6. When Alice goes to the lineup, what is she afraid of? What do the police assure her?
7. What lie does Alice tell Jamie one night when they are at the bar? Why does she tell him this?
8. What happens to Lila while Alice is at a poetry reading? What is her reaction to Alice after her rape?
9. On the day of her trail, why is Alice's father not allowed in the courtroom? What does Alice think about this?
10. What outfit does Alice wear to her trial? What does Gail say is important about this?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Consider Alice's reaction to Meggesto's questioning. Then write an essay from both sides of the argument, explaining why Meggesto would behave as he did to Alice and how Alice reacts to Meggesto.
Essay Topic 2
Throughout the book, there are many women that Alice looks up to. Write an essay on the significance of the female figures in Alice's life, and what they provided her with during her times of struggle and need.
Essay Topic 3
Think about the difference between Mary Alice and Linda. Write a compare/contrast essay between these two people and the comforts that Alice finds in them.
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