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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was written on the piece of paper found with Mrs. Lyon?
2. What is Major Metcalf doing at the beginning of the scene?
3. How does Miss Casewell annoy Mrs. Boyle?
4. The other guests think Wren may have arrived from what other location?
5. Scene two begins at what time of the day?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
At the end of the story, Georgie is caught before Mollie is killed. What might have happened if Metcalf and the others had come in a minute or two later? How is Georgie handled? Who takes Georgie from the room? What might happen to Georgie regarding the murder of Mrs. Boyle? Do you think Mollie would press charges? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
From the start, Giles Ralston and Christopher Wren clash. Explain why the two men do not get along. Is the animosity mutual? What might have caused it? Compare and contrast Giles and Wren.
Essay Topic 3
It had been approximately nine years since the Longridge Farm case was tried. Explain Mrs. Boyle's role in the case. What happened to the foster parents? If it had been less than ten years since the children last saw each other, why didn't Kathy and Georgie recognize one another? What prompted the recognition?
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