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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 many years on the job does the author describe Charlie having had in Part I: Chapter 1?
2. Who was the hospital pharmacist at Saint Luke’s in April of 2002?
3. Michelle Tomlinson was a fellow nurse of Charlie Cullen’s in what unit?
4. Who was Saint Luke’s Hospital’s risk manager at the time that Charlie Cullen worked there?
5. On what date did Charles Cullen fill out an application for employment at Somerset Medical Center?
Short Essay Questions
1. What feelings did Charles Cullen have for Michelle Tomlinson? How did Cullen behave toward Tomlinson after their first date?
2. How does the author describe the importance of the Pennsylvania border to Charles Cullen in Part I: Chapter 16?
3. Where did Charles Cullen go to work after leaving Saint Luke’s Hospital? How long did he stay at this job?
4. How was Mrs. Helen Dean murdered? When and where was she murdered?
5. What mental institution did Charles Cullen spend time at in 1993? How long was he there?
6. What information about her husband did Adrianne Cullen give to the police when she called them in January of 1993?
7. What information about Amy Loughren’s health does the author reveal in Part I: Chapter 24?
8. Who advised the medical facilities in and around Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, against hiring Charles Cullen in 2002?
9. How was Francis Henry killed in 1998? What did the hospital conclude of his death?
10. When and where did Charles Cullen attend nursing school? Where did he meet his wife at this time?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the dead ends that detectives Braun and Bowers experienced when dealing with Somerset Medical Center as they opened their investigation. Why was Somerset Medical unwilling to share the information from their internal investigation with the detectives? What obstacles did this create for Bowers and Braun?
Essay Topic 2
How does Charles Cullen differ from the multitudes of other serial killers in his methods, motives, and psychology? What assessments were made of Cullen at the psych ward at Muhlenberg? What assessments were made by psychiatrists at Greystone?
Essay Topic 3
What led to Charles Cullen’s obsession with Michelle Tomlinson? What behaviors did he exhibit toward Michelle that appeared as “warning signs” to her regarding her friend? How did Michelle respond to Charlie’s sentiments?Do you think that if Michelle had shared Charlie’s romantic interest there would have been any issues? Why or why not?
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