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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 do Paul and Hilda share?
2. Where does the group gather?
3. Why does Jennifer insist they stay?
4. Who does Jenny confide in?
5. How many more men does Hammond want sent?
Short Essay Questions
1. Under what conditions is Jennifer bringing her sister Lisa home to Snowfield?
2. What is Lisa's analysis of the creature that attacks Stu Wargle?
3. What does Lisa want to do and why does Jennifer disagree?
4. Bryce decides not to risk anyone else and goes back to the police station where the phone is now working. Who does he call and why?
5. What indicators prompt Jake to wait outside Gilmartin's Market for the Sheriff before entering?
6. Where do they discover the housekeeper, Hilda, and what is odd about her?
7. Why does Bryce decide that the group should split up on the way to the Oxley residence?
8. What misconception has Jenny had for a very long time that Lisa calls into question?
9. What is odd about the condition of Paul Henderson and his surroundings?
10. What circumstances disturb Jenny about their findings at Tom and Karen Oxley's home?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How long does it take before reinforcements arrive? What is immediately disappointing to both Bryce and Jennifer about these reinforcements? How is the reality of their arrival inconsistent with the anticipation of their arrival and purpose? What does this rescue group consist of, and what is their mandated purpose? What are the immediate precautions taken to ensure their safety? Who is the first of the group to realize the unimportance of this precaution?
Essay Topic 2
Of the handful of guests checked into the Inn, what is consistent with what the group finds when it investigates? What message is found on the mirror in one of the bathrooms? How is it important to the story overall? How does this message lead them to crucial answers to the question of what has happened in Snowfield? Who has those answers? What effect does this information have on his career and reputation before now?
Essay Topic 3
Who in the group realizes that his occupation has squandered the gifts he was given? To what gifts is he referring? What promise does he make to himself and to God if he survives the ordeal in Snowfield? What happens that makes him believe he is being given a second chance? In reality, what is the source of this vision? What happens when he approaches, despite warnings not to from everyone else? Why is it likely that his death is so graphic and disturbing?
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