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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 Burnham's astrological sign?
2. What is stapled to the door of Derry's room?
3. What kind of information will Burnham have access to with "Q" status?
4. What city does Pinsky jump ship in?
5. According to this book, how many workers are on the White House staff?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Sarah's opinion of Burnham's job?
2. What is the President in the process of doing to Burnham before he suddenly has a change of heart?
3. How much does Eva know about her father's espionage career?
4. What does Christopher say about Burnham and Sarah?
5. Does Burnham want "Q" clearance?
6. Why does Pym choose catering as a business?
7. What confuses Burnham about his "Q" status?
8. What is Burnham feeling when he gets home?
9. What sort of gift does Ivy plan to bring Mr. Pym?
10. Describe Timothy Burnham's job.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Ivy Peniston overcomes several obstacles buring the course of the story.
Part 1) What are Ivy's obstacles?
Part 2) How does Ivy go about solving her problems?
Part 3) Do you think Ivy has a happy ending in this story? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
How would you describe the tension between Burnham and Epstein?
1) Does the President like Epstein? Explain using examples from the book.
2) Does Burnham like Epstein? Explain using examples from the book.
3) How is Epstein's job different than Burnham's?
Essay Topic 3
Eva knows a great deal about nutrition. How is she using her knowledge to influence Burnham?
1) How is she controlling what he eats?
2) In your opinion, does she show interest in his consumption out of affection, or is she just doing her job?
3) Which do you think is having more of an effect on Burnham,:the food or the sex? Explain, using three examples from the book.
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