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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 color hair does LuAnn have?
2. Where does LuAnn accept her lottery winnings?
3. Where does LuAnn discover a hidden cache of money during her fight with Duane?
4. Where does Charlie watch LuAnn accept her lottery winnings?
5. Who waits for LuAnn outside the press conference after she has accepted her lottery winnings?
Short Essay Questions
1. What factors led to Thomas Donovan's search for LuAnn?
2. How is Charlie's creation of relationships in the Charlottesville community first described?
3. How is LuAnn's visit to her parents' grave described?
4. How is LuAnn's interaction with Jackson described when she gets into a limousine with him after accepting her lottery winnings?
5. How is Jackson's ability to disguise himself first witnessed by LuAnn?
6. What arrangement does Jackson have to make in order to allow LuAnn to leave the country after winning the lottery?
7. How did Charlie help make arrangements for LuAnn to return to the U.S. after being away 10 years?
8. What does LuAnn discover the next day when she returns to the office where she had her interview with Jackson?
9. How are LuAnn's physical attributes first described in the book?
10. How is LuAnn described just after her car chase with Thomas Donovan?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast LuAnn's character before winning the lottery and after she accepted her winnings. What is telling of the way her character has grown over this time, and does it appear her character has become more evolved or more sheltered?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the theme of being on the run that is portrayed in the book. What impact would constantly being on the run have on a person's character, and how did this effect LuAnn in the book?
Essay Topic 3
Greed is one sentiment shown in many of the book's characters and is responsible for many of their actions.
Part 1.) What might the author be saying about the true nature of greed based on the detrimental circumstances that occurred with LuAnn in the book? Part 2.) What evidence is present to suggest one can overcome greed with love?
Part 3.) What can we learn about the true nature of greed based on Jackson's fate?
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