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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What interrupts the meeting?
2. While Prantz is searching for radios in C. C.'s apartment, whet does Qwilleran notice?
3. What mystery is solved after Qwilleran and Mary find the secret space?
4. What is rumored that former mayor Ellsworth had hidden in the house where C. C. was murdered?
5. Whose boot sole matches a footprint Qwilleran found in the Elsworth house?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In two or more type written double spaced pages, write an essay on "The Most Interesting Characters in the Novel". Select the three characters who intrigued you the most and discuss why they are so interesting to you. It is permissible to name the cats if they are among your most interesting characters. However, give full answers for each of the characters you choose.
Essay Topic 2
In two or more type written double spaced pages, write an essay on "Qwilleran As a Detective". What are his credentials as a detective? Is there a link between a police detective and a journalist? How much does Qwilleran rely on the instincts of his cats? Is that realistic?
Essay Topic 3
In two or more type written double spaced pages, write an essay on "Why Innocent Characters Must Be Suspects in a Mystery Novel". From Braun's novel, use Hollis Krantz, Iris Cobb, and Mary Duckworth as potential murderers within the novel.
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