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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Cross get inside Jamilla's house?
2. Who/what does Cross request at the new headquarters?
3. Where does Cross meet up with his family?
4. What is the biggest clue about Craig's obsession?
5. What ceremony does the Sire perform?
Essay Topic 1
Cross talks about serial killers and how it is common for the killers to have fulfilling personal relationships. How is this possible? Is this due to a mental illness or personality disorder? Do you think Kyle Craig's spouse is aware of his activities?
Essay Topic 2
Part of the Mastermind's plan was to stalk and harass Cross before killing the detective. The Mastermind made good use of the phone to complete the plan. Craig electronically altered his voice and set up a remote trigger to place the calls. Explain how this might have been achieved.
Essay Topic 3
John Sampson typically plays an integral role in the Alex Cross series. However, in "Violets are Blue," Sampson has a supporting, albeit important, role. Why is Sampson's role in the story important? How might the story have changed if Sampson had not been involved?
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