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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 Lily do to distract the men who have come to her home asking if she is a hostage?
2. Which police officer was in the group that came to Lily's door?
3. What degree does Karen Kingsland have?
4. Who is John Bellingham?
5. What is Lily lying on right after the explosion happened?
Short Essay Questions
1. What information does Jack share with Lily about why he is in Shakespeare?
2. What realizations does Lily come to while cleaning Mookie Preston's house?
3. Where does Lily run into the man with the ponytail throughout Chapter Four?
4. What thoughts go through Lily's mind as she is cleaning Deedra's apartment in Chapter Seven?
5. How does Lily handle the men who come to her door looking for Jack?
6. What do Lily and Carrie discuss when Lily goes to the clinic to clean?
7. What happens to Marie, and how is Lily involved?
8. Who did both Jack and Lily recognize as the group of men that shot and chased Jack?
9. Explain the conversation that takes place between Lanette and Lily in the church.
10. What transpires between Bobo and Lily when he comes to the house after she does not show up for karate class?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How is the relationship between Lily and Jack unhealthy? What do they both bring to the relationship that needs to be emotionally evaluated before they begin a new relationship?
Essay Topic 2
Jerrell Knopp is yelling at Deedra when the reader first meets him. Though he is not a character that Lily likes, he is not all wrong in his thinking. Analyze Jerrell by explaining what he is setting out to accomplish, how he is going to meet his goal, and how he is both wrong and right in his thinking.
Essay Topic 3
There are many ironies throughout the novel. Note at least five and explain their significance to the meaning of the novel.
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