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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. Who is asleep in Dr. Lenz's waiting room when Harper arrives?
2. Who interrupts Harper and tells him that warning someone on EROS is a bad idea?
3. Where does Dr. Lenz invite Harper to see the case's conclusion?
4. Who are Panikkar and Bhagat?
5. What is Harper's daughter's name?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is the FBI going to the apartment of David Strobekker?
2. What does the FBI have planned for when they arrive at David Strobekker's apartment? Why?
3. Is the killer concerned about being caught? Why or why not? Give examples from the story to support your answer.
4. What does Harper tell Dr. Lenz about his relationship with Erin? Why?
5. How does Miles convince Harper to stay with EROS as a system operator?
6. What kind of people does Harper say EROS is built to attract?
7. What does Miles call and tell Harper about the trace on the killer?
8. How does Harper Cole become involved in EROS?
9. What information does the author give the reader about the EROS system? What role does it play in the story?
10. What does Miles do when Harper goes online to warn his online lover, Eleanor Markham, of the current danger? Why?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Based on what the reader knows about the killer, is it a surprise that Harper is able to upload Miles' Trojan horse to the killer's computer? Why or why not? Use examples from the story to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Despite the continued harassment and questions by the authorities, and the fact that they are implicating themselves, Harper and Miles continue to try and catch the killer. Why? What reasons does the author give the reader for their insistence?
Essay Topic 3
From the information the author provides, who is Miles? What kind of a person is he? What role does he play in the events that unfold throughout the story?
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