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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 Chigurh's response when Moss asks where Wells is?
2. What does Bell see at the hotel in Van Horn?
3. Who does Moss call when he is in the hospital?
4. Which of the following does Chigurh NOT do when he arrives at Carla Jean's mother's house?
5. Why do Moss and the hitchhiker stop driving?
Short Essay Questions
1. Which relative does Bell visit in this section?
2. What major decision has Bell made about his life and how does he feel about it when he gets a call from Detective Cook in Odessa?
3. Describe the scene in which Chigurh has a car accident after leaving Carla Jean's house.
4. How does Chigurh retrieve the bag of money at the hotel?
5. What does Bell learn about the night of the traffic accident from talking to David's friend?
6. What threat does Chigurh make when Moss threatens to make him his special project?
7. Describe Chigurh's actions after he breaks into Carla Jean's mother's house in Odessa.
8. Does Moss enjoy talking to the hitchhiker he has picked up?
9. How does the hitchhiker react when Moss gives her a thousand dollars?
10. How is Moss' offer to give up the money thwarted by Chigurh?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the overall setting for the novel. Why does McCarthy use the setting he does? What is the time period of the story? How important is the time period to the attitudes and issues of the characters?
Essay Topic 2
Create a brief character study of Llewelyn Moss. 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?
Essay Topic 3
Create a brief character study of Carla Jean Moss. What does she look like? What are her positive personality traits? What are some of her negative characteristics? What are her hopes and fears? What motivates her--if anything--at this point?
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