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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. Who wrote the book that Dirk stole from Sally Mills in the cafe?
2. Who is looking for Dirk when he arrives at Anstey's house?
3. Who is the leader of the band that recorded "Hot Potato"?
4. What reason did Dirk's secretary give for looking for a new job?
5. What is the name of the person who writes horoscopes for the newspaper?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Dirk's impression of the hallway in Anstey's house as he enters?
2. Describe Kate's car and what condition it is in.
3. What does Dirk say of Kate's driving skills and how does he justify this observation?
4. In what state does Dirk find Anstey when he arrives at his house?
5. Describe the second bedroom in Anstey's house.
6. What does Dirk think about the missing Miss Pearce and what is his history with her?
7. Why does Gilks think Anstey's death was a suicide?
8. What does Dirk think of the 6:30 am meeting time that Anstey arranged for them?
9. What does Dirk do when Bates asks if he is going to pay for the newspaper he just took from his stand?
10. What does Dirk say when Sally Mills accuses him of inquisitiveness and presumptuousness?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Dirk's house with Anstey's house. How do the different settings represent the personalities of the two men?
Essay Topic 2
Describe how the anthropomorphism of Guilt in the book. How is this brought to fruition at the end?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Thor's powers. What different things does he use his hammer for in the book?
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