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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 does Wormold learn at the bank?
2. What name does Wormold mention when the police question him?
3. What is one of the first things that Beatrice did:
4. While Beatrice is talking to Wormold, who arrives?
5. What does Wormold collect?
Short Essay Questions
1. When Wormold writes to his sister, what does he tell her?
2. When talking to Milly later that night, what advice does Wormold give her?
3. When Wormold learns that Milly wants a horse for her birthday, what two facts does he find disturbing?
4. Why does Beatrice become suspicious of the night of Raul's intended flight?
5. What happens when Wormold is on his way to meet Hawthorne?
6. How are Wormold's reports received in London?
7. How does Wormold lose Hasselbacher to keep his appointment with Hawthorne?
8. Why does Hawthorne agree to have the Secret Service pay for Wormold's Country Club membership?
9. What does Wormold learn about the Englishman who had been in his shop?
10. Why does Wormold tell Hasselbacher that he was given money to provide information?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Did Captain Segura really want to marry Milly? Yes or no? Was he using Milly to reach Wormold? Segura didn't seem very interested in talking to Milly at the airport. How does this affect your view?
Essay Topic 2
There are some humorous scenes in the book, like the giant vacuum cleaner. In some ways, the whole deception of Wormold's is humorous. When you think of your overall impression of the book, does the word humorous come to mind? Why or why not? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
What is your opinion of the novel? Does it seem probable to you? Would you recommend the book to others? Why or why not?
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