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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 does the manager of 3 ½ Love Lane hope will put a hex on Scaramanga for her?
2. What does M usually eat for lunch?
3. What kind of gun does James Bond carry?
4. How much was Scaramanga believed to be compensated by his mob bosses when he had to flee the United States after the duel?
5. According to Scaramanga's file, how many deaths is Scaramanga responsible for in Trinidad alone?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Scaramanga's weapon of choice.
2. As the train hurtles forward towards the object blocking the tracks, what does Bond realize is the only thing that can stop the train in time?
3. How does the manager of 3 ½ Love Lane characterize her "business"?
4. When Bond witnesses the train running over the object on the train tracks, what does Bond suddenly realize?
5. Why does the girl who manages 3 ½ Love Lane go by such an unusual name?
6. According to Scaramanga's reminder as the men begin to argue with each other, what was the first agreement the men made when the Co-operative was first formed?
7. After Bond finds and reads the message he sees at the display stand in the Kingston airport, what does Bond do next?
8. Why did the Hard Man lose his job as a police superintendent before coming to work for the Ministry of Defense?
9. According to the other man at Scaramanga's morning meeting, what identifying mark solidified the positive identification of Scaramanga's personal assistant as James Bond?
10. What is the "War Book"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In many ways, the novel is a series of contrasts designed to heighten the reader's awareness and draw the reader deeper into the story, and the intricacies of each of the story's characters. Identify at least three contrasts that are used in the novel. Describe these contrasts and determine how they impact the story's plot, as well as the reader's emotional involvement in the characters' lives. If these identified contrasts were not included in the story, what impact would their absence have on the storyline, the characters' development, and the readers' involvement?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the characteristics, roles, loyalties, and agendas of the following people in the story: James Bond, Felix Leiter, Scaramanga, Hendriks, and M.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast James Bond and Scaramanga.
a. How are the two characters similar? How are they different?
b. Compare the role that justice plays in each of their lives. How is each character affected by the concept of justice - both positively and negatively?
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