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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. In what county does Annabelle work in "The Therapist"?
2. Who tells Brennan that Leif's alien creatures are real in "Leif in the Wind"?
3. What murderer confessed to burying a child in a hidden location in "Land Of The Lost"?
4. What did an Arab trader give to the winemaker's daughter in "The Devil on the Staircase"?
5. In what village does Quirinus live in "The Devil on the Staircase"?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Nicholas Walker feel when his station is revealed in "Human Intelligence"?
2. How does Caroleen feel when she understands her sister's true objective in "Parallel Lines"?
3. How does the cycle of fictions begin in "A Life in Fictions"?
4. How did Arlette "steal" Yvonne's first husband in "Unwell"?
5. What does Dr. Kobel believe Annabelle is under the influence of in "The Therapist"? Where does he follow her?
6. What led to Maggie losing her job in "The Maiden Flight of McCauley's Bellerophon"?
7. Where does Quirinus go after committing murder in "The Devil On The Staircase"? Who does he meet there?
8. What has happened to the communication between Nicholas Walker and his home planet in "Human Intelligence"?
9. How does the author introduce the cult in "The Cult Of The Nose"?
10. What is the objective of the cashier in "Land Of The Lost"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe and discuss the characters and setting of "Blood." Why is Vera's husband not given a name in the story?
Essay Topic 2
Describe and analyze the characters of Ava, Eamon and Lamiya in "Let the Past Begin." What are the themes and symbolism in the story? What does Ava fear about her child?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the characters of Mallon and Urdang in "Mallon the Guru" and examine the story's symbolism, style and themes. What is symbolized by the screaming at the story's end?
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