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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Davenport is embarrassed to learn that the whole town knows about which of the following?
2. Where does Domeier's daughter go to school?
3. Who do the two men go to meet?
4. Everyone was concerned about what?
5. Who prints the newspaper?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Being in Grant for work is a strange circumstance for Davenport. Because Lucas Davenport was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has always lived in the area known as "The Cities," rural living is a bit of a shock. Compare and contrast city living with country living. Include conveniences, atmosphere, attitude, police work, and other pertinent aspects in the story.
Essay Topic 2
Examine John Sandford's Lucas Davenport series. How many books are there? Write a character profile of Lucas Davenport. Discuss how the character has progressed and evolved throughout the series. Where might Davenport go next? How might Davenport's relationships with Weather and his colleagues in Grant appear in future books?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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