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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 Danya give to Rachel and Knoll before they leave his house?
2. Who did Loring use to restore The Amber Room?
3. Danya says that he and Karol had seen The Amber Room in _____________________.
4. Who is killed aboard a jet crash?
5. What doe Suzanne and Loring think about Knoll?
Short Essay Questions
1. What literary devices does the author use to indicate the dialogue and views of the different characters?
2. What does the party discover when venturing further into the cave?
3. What does Paul's willingness to go to the McKoy dig site signify to Rachel?
4. What information does Paul provide to the investigator, Fritz Pannik, and how does Paul learn about Rachel's condition?
5. What information does Danya give to Rachel and Knoll about The Amber Room and why is he so forthcoming?
6. Even though Wayland seems to be very trusting of the Cutlers, why is Paul still reticent to reveal anything to him?
7. Describe the flirtatious interaction between Knoll and Rachel as they make their way to Danya's house.
8. How do Rachel and Paul differ in their views about continuing on with the investigation?
9. What does Pannik reveal to Paul and Rachel regarding explosions in the cave?
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
The author uses more than one theme in the novel. Identify at least two themes in the story, and then cite an example to support each theme.
Essay Topic 2
The author uses more than one iteration on the theme of disappointment. Identify at least two characters who either embody or experience disappointment then cite an example to support your answers.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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