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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 the name of the reporter taking over for Carey?
2. What is the name of Brown's pimp?
3. Who is watching Lucas as he goes about his day?
4. How does Vullion get information about Heather Brown?
5. What object does this particular victim use to hit the killer?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Maddog approach his next victim? What is the reason he speaks with the woman?
2. How is Davenport notified of Brown's death? How did the clerk know something happened to Brown?
3. What does Davenport learn about Sparks?
4. What is the opening description of the room as it appears in the first chapter?
5. What options are discussed in regards to tracking down Maddog's possible ID?
6. Who is the first person Davenport wants to track down? Where is the person?
7. Where did the next crime take place? What is found by the police? What is unusual about it?
8. What news does Davenport get from Jennifer Carey? What is Carey's decision?
9. What is the purpose of the conversation between Lucas and Internal Affairs? What is the result?
10. What are at least two unusual things about the killings thus far?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
At the end of the story, Vullion dies from gunshot wounds. Davenport makes the death look like self-defense. Is there any difference between self-defense and murder? How might it be prosecuted in court? What do you think would happen to Davenport? How could either side prove its case? Use a real life story to gain insight into the process and how a verdict is determined. Also discuss possible repercussions for Davenport.
Essay Topic 2
Davenport is well known as a successful video game inventor. Discuss how Davenport got into the business. What was the original idea? How are video games developed? What kinds of games are Davenport's specialty? Is it expensive to develop a game? Where does Davenport do his work? Who helps Davenport test the games? How do you think the video game business affects Davenport's police work? Do you think Davenport will stay with the business as well as the police force? If not, which job will he quit?
Essay Topic 3
Jennifer Carey announces that she is pregnant but refuses to marry Lucas. Why does Carey refuse? What is Davenport's reaction? What are Carey's plans for work? What does Cary plan to do about the baby? What are Davenport's plans? To whom does Davenport go for advice? What is the state of the relationship between Carey and Davenport? What do you think might happen? Do you think the trend of unmarried people having babies has increased or decreased over the past 5 years? 10 years? Explain.
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