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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. The crime unit comes from which city?
2. Where does Davenport meet with John Mueller?
3. What is an ongoing issue with the yellow-haired girl's lover?
4. What does Climpt tease Davenport about while they are on patrol?
5. What does the Iceman shoot through to try to kill Weather?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Davenport hope to learn from calling his old friend, Elle?
2. What is the result of Davenport's interview with one of the LaCourt neighbors?
3. What is Frank LaCourt's hobby? Why does it annoy his wife?
4. Where does the Iceman station himself to wait for Weather?
5. What information regarding the fire is revealed by Tod Crane?
6. What is the opinion of the other people on the case regarding Bergen's death?
7. What happens when Weather and Bruun reach the hospital?
8. What is in the photograph? Why was it hard to identify one party?
9. What is Crane's explanation of how the fire started at the LaCourt house?
10. What happens when Claudia goes out to the garage to stoke the wood stove? How does Claudia react?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Trust is a strong theme in WINTER PREY. The Sheriff must trust in his deputies' abilities to do their job as they must trust in the sheriff. Together, they must put their trust in Davenport. Explain the differences in the way the men work. What is Davenport's feeling about trusting cops outside his region? What does Davenport think about trust in general? Who does Davenport trust? Who does Carr trust?
Essay Topic 2
Write a short story from the point of Weather Karkinnen regarding her first meeting with Davenport. How did the pair become friends and eventually lovers? Does the couple have anything in common at all? If so, what? Has the life of each character changed since they met?
Essay Topic 3
Write your own murder mystery based on "Winter Prey." Use Davenport as the lead character. Also include Weather and the sheriff. Supply complete storyboards. Include character information, plot, synopsis, etc. Explain your inspiration.
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