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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What news does Jeannette give Nick at dinner in Chapter 15?
(a) Finisterre is introducing new tobacco legislation.
(b) BR is thinking of leaving the Academy.
(c) The Captain is dying.
(d) Gordon Craighead was behind his abduction.
2. What is the name of the hotel where Nick is staying in Chapter 17?
(a) The Iosis.
(b) The Rialto.
(c) The Encomium.
(d) The Levitas.
3. Why is the Captain in the hospital in Chapter 14?
(a) He is losing a leg to diabetes.
(b) He cannot keep food down.
(c) He fell and broke a hip.
(d) He is having a heart valve replaced.
4. What is Nick looking at in Chapter 15 when he imagines a vast nude tableau?
(a) A city bus.
(b) The Capitol building.
(c) Arlington National Cemetery.
(d) A fountain.
5. What were the boxes of condoms what Jeannette kept handing Nick during sex?
(a) Tampon boxes.
(b) Boxes for firearm rounds.
(c) Nicotine patch boxes.
(d) Cereal boxes.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who poses as a policeman and removes Nick from the Captain's funeral at the end of Chapter 26?
2. Who does Nick recommend for Lorne's CNN press conference in Chapter 18?
3. Who does Nick find in his office in Chapter 25?
4. What conclusion about the deal does Nick give Jeff Megall at the end of Chapter 19?
5. Why is Nick not seated near Senator Finisterre on Nightline in Chapter 20?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Nick convince Lorne Lutch to take the bribe in Chapter 18?
2. How does the film footage in Chapter 23 look?
3. Describe Nick's arrest in Chapter 24?
4. What deal do Jeff Megall and Nick discuss in Chapter 17?
5. What vision does Nick have at the beginning of Chapter 15?
6. Why does Nick decide to go to Winston-Salem in Chapter 25?
7. Who is Jack Bein?
8. What do Allman and Monmaney find that prompts them to arrest Nick in this section?
9. What concerns has the Captain long had about BR that he reveals in Chapter 25?
10. What plan is Senator Finisterre trying to pass through Congress in Chapter 19?
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