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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. Why does Bond end up choosing The Edwardian Room for lunch?
2. What is Bond most concerned about, in regards to his new weapon?
3. What is Bond's last result when he tests his new weapon?
4. The mood throughout most of the story can be described as ________________.
5. What types of books do Bond prefer?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain Number 272 and what the plans are. How is Bond involved?
2. How does Bond compare New York to London and Paris as he ponders his day?
3. What clues are given as Bond plans out his day that foreshadows the ending of "007 in New York"?
4. Bond assumes his shot scares the living daylights out of Trigger. How is this a dangerous assumption and one that is not good for Bond?
5. How is the plot of "007 in New York" different from the other plots in the book?
6. How does Fleming show his true feelings about New York throughout the story?
7. Describe M as he gives an assignment that involves murder. How does this show his feelings in regards to his men?
8. How does Bond spend his first free afternoon? How does virtue triumph in this situation?
9. How is "007 in New York" set up differently in its storytelling than the previous three stories in the novel?
10. Why does Bond fail to kill Trigger despite his perfect aim at the shooting range?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Considering all the stories in "Octopussy and The Living Daylights," discuss why Bond may have inconsistent feelings about being a Double O agent. What causes Bond to love his job but hate it too?
Essay Topic 2
Smythe is hardly a man of determination, yet he feels the need to see through with his octopus experiment before he dies. Why does he feel this need? What satisfaction does this give him in the last minutes of his death?
Essay Topic 3
Smythe is given numerous options of possible ways to die, yet Fleming writes him a bizarre death. What is Fleming's purpose in having Smythe die the way he does?
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