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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 LuAnn hit a man in the head with in self-defense after discovering Duane's dead body?
2. What does Charlie's real estate agent tell him that Matt was once associated with?
3. What is the name of the person who killed Duane?
4. Where does Thomas Donovan travel to visit his girlfriend?
5. What is LuAnn's boyfriend's name that she has a daughter with?
Short Essay Questions
1. What factors led to Thomas Donovan's search for LuAnn?
2. How is LuAnn's interaction with Jackson described when she gets into a limousine with him after accepting her lottery winnings?
3. Why is Jackson worried that LuAnn has put his lottery operation in danger after discovering she has returned to the U.S.?
4. What does LuAnn discover the next day when she returns to the office where she had her interview with Jackson?
5. What arrangement does Jackson have to make in order to allow LuAnn to leave the country after winning the lottery?
6. What does LuAnn do to Duane after discovering him in bed with another woman?
7. How is LuAnn described just after her car chase with Thomas Donovan?
8. How are Charlie's feelings towards LuAnn described when he watches her accept her lottery winnings from the crowd?
9. What does LuAnn discover in her trailer when she arrives to get some items and leave Duane?
10. How is the assassin following LuAnn first described?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the concept of strength presented in the book. Which character represents the epitome of strength, and what traits does he or she possess that makes this true?
Essay Topic 2
The way the lottery is presented in the book, it almost appears to be another character, with the reader learning about the many facets involved in its presentation.
Part 1.) What are some of the ways that Jackson makes the lottery out to be a foolproof plan where nothing can go wrong?
Part 2.) What are some positive things that come out of winning the lottery based on the authors' portrayal of Roberta Reynolds?
Part 3.) What do we learn is the true nature of the lottery, and how does this reflect on the old saying, "if something seems too good to be true, it probably is"?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the author's portrayal of law enforcement in the book. How does the author suggest that law enforcement has flaws and is not always the best judge of character, based on George Masters' portrayal in the book?
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