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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. Where did Frank's son live?
2. What ethnicity of whiskey did Frank drink?
3. Who does the gem rightfully belong to?
4. How many innocent people had to die to ensure Gwen's survival?
5. When was the missing person's report filled out regarding Meredith?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Gwen's thought regarding Tiger Leone and Ian Forest?
2. Why did Gwen suspect foul play?
3. What did Gwen think that most people would do with the visions Gwen had?
4. What did the portrait of Sylvia remind Gwen of and how did Ian describe her?
5. Why does Gwen want pictures of the Avalon's?
6. What new information did Jimmy Almeida give to Gwen?
7. Why would Edmonson be headed to the DNA lab?
8. What does Frank's note, "Mendel's peas" mean to Gwen?
9. How did Stephen react to Gwen's secret?
10. What was the silver haired gentleman concerned about in regards to Gwen and the Gem?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What obstacles does Gwen face in solving her cases? What situations threaten to overwhelm her and why? How does she master these overwhelming odds?
Essay Topic 2
Provide a reason why it was necessary for Stephen to be eliminated from Gwen's life. In what ways would Stephen have held Gwen back? In what ways would she have not attained any knowledge of her parents if she would have gone with Stephen? In a character perspective, how do you think Gwen would have done being Stephen's suburban housewife?
Essay Topic 3
Many cities have a dark underside to their wholesome image. What kind of image does the town of Providence provide in the book? On the website? Hypothesize on whether or not the writer of the book has been to the real city of Providence. Do you think the characters fit well in the actual city?
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