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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How deep are the snow drifts?
2. Where does Mrs. Boyle frequently sit?
3. Who jokes about speaking of the devil?
4. What item does Paravicini drop?
5. How does Wren think "Three Blind Mice" is related to the killer?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Mr. Paravicini ended up at Monkswell Manor after his Rolls Royce overturned in a snowdrift. Where was Paravicini going? What is the reason for the trip? What is Trotter's opinion of Paravicini's explanation? Do you agree or disagree with Trotter's opinion of Paravicini and his activities?
Essay Topic 2
Mr. Paravicini warns Mollie that she is too trusting and needs to be more careful. Why does Paravicini say that to Mollie? To what is Paravicini referring? What examples does Paravicini give? Do you agree or disagree with Paravicini's comments and suggestions? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Christopher Wren is obsessed with nursery rhymes. What is the obsession? What is Wren's explanation of why he enjoys nursery rhymes? Which is Wren's favorite? Which is your favorite? "Three Blind Mice" is rumored to be about what famous execution? Who was responsible for the execution?
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