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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 3, Chapters 15 through 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What lockup facility is called the “closest thing to an orphanage in Los Angeles” in Part 1, Chapter 6?
(a) MacLaren Hall.
(b) Jacoby Hall.
(c) Williams Hall.
(d) Rogers Hall.
2. What does “HOP” stand for in Part 2, Chapter 11?
(a) Home of Probation.
(b) Health of Person.
(c) House of Prisoners.
(d) Hope of Prayer.
3. What is the title of Part 3, Chapter 16?
(a) “Nine Days to Manhood.”
(b) “The Big Fix.”
(c) “The Outs.”
(d) “The Ins.”
4. What famously televised court case were the students in the writing class watching in Part 1, Chapter 3?
(a) The O.J. Simpson murder case.
(b) The Casey Anthony murder case.
(c) The Willie Nelson marijuana possession case.
(d) The Jerry Sandusky child molestation case.
5. What caused Chuck and Ada’s family to become much less happy with Peggy Beckstrand’s work on the Ronald Duncan trial in Part 3, Chapter 13?
(a) A news article criticizing the immunity agreement with Jason.
(b) A news story about the funding for the case.
(c) A mayoral presentation that showed money on the trial was out of budget.
(d) A memo that explained the culpability of the victims.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was Luis Santos’s “street name,” according to the author in Part 1, Chapter 5?
2. The estimated street gang force in Los Angeles was estimated at how many in 1994, according to the author in Part 1, Chapter 1?
3. What does the narrator in “Intake” describe as “both status symbols and necessary tools of the trade in this information age”?
4. According to the author in Part 1, Chapter 3, due to the protections of the Juvenile court, Ronald Duncan would be released by what age?
5. What was the nickname of Sherry Gold’s client that had been caught as a getaway driver in a drive-by shooting in Part 3, Chapter 15?
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