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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. How much money does Moss give the hitchhiker to get safely to her destination?
2. Which relative does Bell visit in Chapter 9?
3. Who is sitting in Carla Jean's bedroom when she returns from her grandmother's funeral?
4. What feeling does Carla Jean have at her grandmother's funeral?
5. What kind of vehicle does Moss buy in San Antonio?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Bell call for reinforcements and how does Chigurh elude them?
2. Describe the scene in which Chigurh has a car accident after leaving Carla Jean's house.
3. How does the hitchhiker react when Moss gives her a thousand dollars?
4. Why does Chigurh do a coin toss before killing Carla Jean?
5. What threat does Chigurh make when Moss threatens to make him his special project?
6. How does Carla Jean react when Moss calls her to tell her and her mother to leave the house?
7. Who in the family has kept in contact with Uncle Ellis and what does he already know about Bell before Bell can tell him?
8. Which relative does Bell visit in this section?
9. How does Carla Jean's mother feel about having to leave her home in Odessa to go into hiding?
10. Does Moss enjoy talking to the hitchhiker he has picked up?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The author uses some important instances of foreshadowing in the story. Explain what foreshadowing is and cite at least two examples making sure to explain what makes each an example of foreshadowing.
Essay Topic 2
The author uses more than one theme in the novel. Identify at least two themes in the story and then cite an example to support each theme.
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Sheriff Bell. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him--if anything--at this point?
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