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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. The young man who was the son of a friend had a heart attack when he was only in his what?
2. The bird is eventually taken to a pet shop where?
3. The conservation chief in Tortuguero goes to the beach to see a __________ that is displaying some unusual markings.
4. Mr. Bond gives the client what?
5. Georgia Bellarmino sees a bruise on her daughter's ____________.
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the advertising meeting in London.
2. With regard to his mother's New York cousin, how does Josh redeem himself a bit in this section of the book?
3. Describe the incident between BIlly, Jamie and Dave in the section.
4. Rick Diehl's lawyers tell him that he owns the Burnet cell line, therefore he has a right to take it from any source. Since Frank Burnet's children and grandchildren have the same cells, they technically are in possession of stolen property. Do you agree with that assessment?
5. Explain how Alex and her son escaped from Vasco.
6. Dave fits in well with the Kendall family, but it does not take long before he realizes that he is different from everyone else. Lynn tries to make him feel better, but has difficulty knowing how to treat him. How might you deal with the situation in Lynn's place?
7. Describe how Vasco Borden, the bounty hunter mentioned at the beginning of the book, is brought back in this section of the book.
8. Explain what is learned about Dr. Bellarmino and his family in this section, as well as your opinion on the matter.
9. How do Vasco and DOlly figure out where Alex has gone?
10. Explain the case of mistaken identity in this section and how everyone is able to track the kidnappers.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Answer the following questions about Henry's wife, Lynn, using examples from the story:
1. How did Lynn originally feel about Dave's arrival at the house?
2. By the end of the story, how did Lynn feel about Dave?
3. If you were Lynn, how would you feel about Dave? (Include both the fact that Dave is a chimp hybrid and the fact that he is not related to Lynn herself at all and she is now expected to help raise him.)
4. In your opinion, should Henry have told Lynn about Dave ahead of time? What might have happened if he had?
Essay Topic 2
Josh Winkler takes a retrovirus from his lab and, by accident, his brother, Adam, inhales it.
Part 1: Why did Josh take the retrovirus from the lab?
Part 2: Was Josh as greedy as Rick, Marty or Robert, as the book progressed? Why or why not?
Part 3: Use examples from the book to explain the different phases of greed, guilt and redemption for Josh.
Essay Topic 3
Stealing is a key theme of the book.
Part 1: Explain, in detail, three examples from the book of things or ideas that were stolen. What were the reasons behind those thefts?
Part 2: In your opinion, is stealing ever right or ever necessary? Why or why not? Use examples from both the book and life to illustrate your point.
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