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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. Stone makes an appointment to interview ____ at the television station.
2. What item(s) did Stone purchase that cost a great deal of money?
3. Stone gets the impression that Leary wants to make Hank into a:
4. Van Fleet lives above what type of business?
5. What is the character's favorite restaurant?
Short Essay Questions
1. What large mistake does Stone make while spending the day with Cary?
2. Briefly discuss the meeting between Stone and Cary Hilliard.
3. What does Stone say about his early years with the NYPD?
4. What major issue comes between Stone, Dino and Leary? What is Stone's reaction?
5. What red flag does Stone discover when reviewing Sasha's documents?
6. Discuss the situation between Stone and Cary.
7. What is Cary's recommendation to Stone regarding his job?
8. Where does Stone go while waiting to visit the television studio? What are Stone's thoughts?
9. Describe in brief the information learned about Sasha's youth.
10. What event occurs on the way from the scene of the fall to the hospital?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There seems seems to be a deep friendship and healthy rivalry between Barrington and Bachetti. Describe the relationship between the two men. How long have Barrington and Bachetti known each other? How long have they worked together? Is there relationship more of a friendship or partnership? What do you think will happen now that Barrington is no longer a member of the NYPD? Compare and contrast the professional duties of Barrington and Bachetti.
Essay Topic 2
Examine Stuart Woods' Stone Barrington series. How many books are there? Write a character profile of Stone Barrington. Discuss how the character has progressed and evolved throughout the series. Where might Barrington go next? How might Barrington's relationships with Dino, Judge O'Neil, Elaine, and his colleagues change in future books?
Essay Topic 3
Write your own murder mystery based on "New York Dead". Use Barrington as the lead character. Supply complete storyboards. Include character information, plot, synopsis, etc. Explain your inspiration.
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