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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 Dee go to the proprietor's apartment for?
2. What does Mad Mitch respond when Peter asks him what he thinks of his painting?
3. Why is there a party that Tom, Samantha and Joe attend?
4. Where is Dee in the opening of "Part II, Chapter 1"?
5. How does Lipsey get rough with the old man who will not answer his questions?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who else has Mitch gotten involved with the forgery caper while Peter was gone?
2. How is mystery set up almost immediately?
3. What happens to Peter after the incident at Belgraves?
4. Why does Julian head to Samantha's house after he speaks with his father-in-law about money?
5. The opening of Julian's gallery is much tougher than he expected. How is Julian in need before he even opens the doors and what does he do about it? How does he fare in his quest?
6. Why does Julian decide to open an art gallery and what are his ideas concerning it?
7. What does Julian find when he returns home from selling Sarah's car, and how does he use it to his advantage?
8. Why does Lord Cardwell have to sell his collection of art?
9. After leaving Dee's apartment, where does Lipsey trace her to and what does he discover there?
10. What point does Samantha attempt to make about the movies she has made and the movies that she wants to make?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Poglio differ from London? Compare and contrast the two places, tell what each place represents and how their contrast contributes to the meaning of the novel as a whole.
Essay Topic 2
Choose a character that you believe is morally ambiguous yet plays an important role in the novel. Explain how the character can be viewed as such and why his or her moral ambiguity is significant to the whole novel.
Essay Topic 3
How are the titles of the chapters metaphors?
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