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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 Susan tell John over the phone in Chapter 30?
2. What does Bellarosa tell John he wants him to do in regard to his bail?
3. Why can't John go to sleep while staying at the Plaza Hotel?
4. What does John think of the price he sells the summer house for?
5. In Chapter 26, what does John realize about Ferragamo?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Ferragamo try to ruin John's plans the day Bellarosa is arrested?
2. In Chapter 30, what happens when Bellarosa and John go to the church?
3. What favor does John ask of Bellarosa in Chapter 36?
4. What do John and Bellarosa talk about when Bellarosa is released from the hospital?
5. In Chapter 29, what happens when Bellarosa watches the news?
6. What does William Stanhope do with Stanhope Hall?
7. What happens at George Allard's funeral?
8. In Chapter 23, what do John and Mancuso talk about?
9. How does John feel when he is in court the day Bellarosa is arrested?
10. In Chapter 22, what does John tell Bellarosa about as they walk around Fox Point?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine morality as a theme in this novel. What is the author's commentary about morality?
Essay Topic 2
What genre is "The Gold Coast"? Use specific details from the text to support your argument.
Essay Topic 3
Explore success as a theme in this novel. What is the author's commentary on success?
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