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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. How does Rachel feel about Knoll?
2. Which of the following has NOT been some of the people killed in search of The Amber Room?
3. Which of the following does Suzanne NOT promise Knoll after he catches up to her?
4. Knoll and Suzanne are both called __________________.
5. Which of the following does Loring NOT say he is leaving to Suzanne?
Short Essay Questions
1. What distracts Paul's attention during the meeting in the mine?
2. What is revealed about Grumer's true identity?
3. What information does Paul provide to the investigator, Fritz Pannik, and how does Paul learn about Rachel's condition?
4. What do Loring and Suzanne reveal to Monika and Fellner regarding the disposition of The Amber Room?
5. What literary devices does the author use to indicate the dialogue and views of the different characters?
6. Describe the flirtatious interaction between Knoll and Rachel as they make their way to Danya's house.
7. What does Paul's willingness to go to the McKoy dig site signify to Rachel?
8. What does Danya tell Rachel and Knoll about Enrich Koch?
9. Describe what takes place in the mine with Rachel, Knoll and Suzanne.
10. What is the string of deaths related to The Amber Room since 1957 and what does Fellner give Knoll permission to do now?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Greed takes on an almost human persona in this story. What is this literary technique called? Cite examples that support this position.
Essay Topic 2
Project into the future ten years and write a brief synopsis for the lives of Rachel and Paul. Be sure to include emotional states as well as physical characteristics, geographic locations, work, hobbies, socialization, etc.
Essay Topic 3
"The Amber Room" is a modern-day mystery and thriller story. What does that classification entail? Why does this novel fit into this category? Explain.
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