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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the password for Veidt's computer system?
2. On the night of the rescue, what other people are dressed in costume?
3. Detective Fine suspects that Dan . . .
4. What does Sally reveal to the interviewer?
5. What will the new brand of perfume be called?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the role of the Black Freighter comic-within-a-comic. In what ways is this connected to the main story? Do you think it is a useful device? Are we able to empathize at all with its main character in the way that we do with, say, Dan or Rorschach? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Review Rorschach's role in the novel. What does he represent? Is his death inevitable? What does his death represent?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the role of minor characters in the novel. Choose two minor characters and evaluate his or her role in the novel. What is the characters' influence/affect on other characters? On the working out of the story? On the reader--i.e., you?
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