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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is G's real name?
2. How much money does Gutman's envelope have inside?
3. Where does Spade mail the locker key?
4. Who does Spade ask to let him into to Cairio's room?
5. Who does Spade call at the beginning of this chapter?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Pick a character from the novel and discuss their goals and motives. Do they achieve their motive? Why? Do the share similar goals and motives with other characters? Do their goals clash with other characters with other characters? How do the characters goals and motives affect their interaction with each other?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss whether you think this statement is true or false: The Maltese Falcon depicts women in a negative light. Use two examples from the novel to support your argument.
Essay Topic 3
Hammett was a communist. Using two examples from the novel discuss the ways the story reflects Hammett's political ideas?
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