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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 do Paul, Rachel and McKoy see when they enter the cave?
2. What do Suzanne and Grumer find after searching the Cutlers' hotel room?
3. Who kills Grumer?
4. Who accuses Loring of stealing The Amber Room?
5. Which one of Hitler's men claimed to know the location of The Amber Room in order to stay alive after the war?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do Rachel and Paul differ in their views about continuing on with the investigation?
2. What do Loring and Suzanne reveal to Monika and Fellner regarding the disposition of The Amber Room?
3. Why are Wayland and Grumer so charming in dealing with the investors?
4. How do Suzanne and Knoll get killed?
5. What has Rachel learned about herself and how does she feel about Paul now?
6. What information does Paul provide to the investigator, Fritz Pannik, and how does Paul learn about Rachel's condition?
7. Why do Rachel and Paul no longer trust Wayland?
8. Even though Wayland seems to be very trusting of the Cutlers, why is Paul still reticent to reveal anything to him?
9. What information does Danya give to Rachel and Knoll about The Amber Room and why is he so forthcoming?
10. How does Paul's character begin to show more depth?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a brief character study of Paul. What does he look like? What are his positive personality traits? What are some of his negative characteristics? What are his hopes and fears? What motivates him--if anything--at this point in his life?
Essay Topic 2
The author uses some important instances of foreshadowing in the story. Explain what foreshadowing is and cite at least two examples making sure to explain what makes each an example of foreshadowing.
Essay Topic 3
Berry is a master at dramatic devices. Choose an example of symbolism, metaphors, and irony, briefly describe them and identify the technique which they embody.
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