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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 happens after Matt fires his hidden gun at Jackson?
2. What is Matt outside doing at LuAnn's home the day after she sends Lisa away?
3. Whose death does Matt see on a newspaper headline in Chapter 51?
4. How does Jackson kill Alicia Crane?
5. What does LuAnn discover the warrant for her arrest is for when meeting with Thomas Donovan?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do LuAnn and Matt help Charlie escape from the hospital after he is stabbed?
2. What does Jackson learn about the past of Matt Riggs?
3. How is George Masters' investigation of LuAnn described?
4. What does Charlie discover from Thomas Donovan's files after breaking into his house?
5. What information does John Pemperton give to Charlie regarding the person involved in the car chase with LuAnn?
6. How does LuAnn react after noticing Jackson watching her outside her house in Chapter 43?
7. How does LuAnn react when she realizes Matt knows more about her situation than she has told him?
8. What is the nature of the deal Matt tries to get for LuAnn's cooperation in outing the lottery scheme?
9. What happens after Jackson reveals himself as Bobbie Jo Reynolds in disguise to Thomas Donovan?
10. How does Bobbie Jo Reynolds explain how the lottery was rigged?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the nature of the antagonist portrayed in the book. How does the author present Jackson as a complex character, and why is this significant?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
The protagonist of the book, LuAnn, is a complex and interesting character that is both admirable and easy to relate to.
Part 1.) What evidence is present in LuAnn's introduction to suggest she possesses more strength of character than it first appears?
Part 2.) What traits does LuAnn possess that makes her a good protagonist?
Part 3.) What shortcomings and weaknesses does LuAnn have that make her more human and relatable?
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