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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. What is the name of the church where Dino gets married?
2. Leary refers to the NYPD as a _____.
3. Van Fleet is accused of attempting to commit which crime?
4. Stone's police pension is ____% of his full pay.
5. What item does Teddy use to get the attention of the couple?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who is responsible for the accident? What confession is made to Stone?
2. What happens with Cary after the video is shot? What is Stone's reaction?
3. What happens on the night Stone takes a cab from Elaine's? What major incident occurs on the street?
4. Explain the phone call Stone receives from Herb. What are the circumstances of Herb's arrest?
5. Explain the scene at Dino's wedding.
6. Explain the conversation between Stone and Hi. What information does Hi reveal?
7. What is Stone's next job at Woodman and Weld? Who will help to carry out the orders?
8. Discuss the conversation between Stone and Dr. Garfield. What does Garfield say about Herbert Van Fleet?
9. When is the planned rendezvous? What is Stone's reaction?
10. Explain the scene in which Stone checks out the executive apartments.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Stone Barrington is a New York City cop by profession; Lieutenant Leary has police work in his veins. Compare and contrast the men's personalities, careers, training, and demeanor. Which is the better cop? Which was most effective in the Nijinsky case? Who was the least effective? Why? What might Barrington and/or Bacchetti done better to resolve the case sooner? Do you think the police will ever know everything about the Nijinsky case, Barron Harkness, Van Fleet and Scoop Berman?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the use of Elaine's on Second Avenue. Why is Elaine's famous? What types of people go to Elaine's? Are Stone and Dino regulars at the restaurant? Who is Elaine Kaufman? Describe Elaine's personality. Describe the relationship between Stone and Elaine. Why is Elaine Kaufman famous? What about Elaine's seems to be a big draw to New Yorkers and tourists alike?
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