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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many of the children died?
2. What does Mollie promised to cook later in the day?
3. It is illegal for Mollie to turn away any:
4. Where was the hotel where Miss Casewell was staying?
5. What is Mrs. Boyle doing at the beginning of the scene?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There are various metaphors used throughout the play. Explain the metaphors and their purpose for the following items: skis, pie, nursery rhymes, snow, secrecy.
Essay Topic 2
When police discover the body of Maureen Lyon there is no way to know that the body would be connected to such a convoluted tale. What is the true identity of Mrs. Lyon? Why is Mrs. Lyon connected to Monkswell Manor? How do the police uncover the connection? What can be done about the ties between Monkswell Manor and the victim?
Essay Topic 3
Everyone at Monkswell Manor is surprised when Detective Sergeant Trotter arrives on skis. What is Trotter's explanation? Why does everyone find it odd? Does anyone attempt to confirm Trotter's story? How would you react in the same scenario? Explain.
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