The Desperate Hours Quiz

Joseph Hayes
This Study Guide consists of approximately 46 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Desperate Hours.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What alerts the authorities to the fugitives' location? (from Act 3)


What does Ralphie's teacher do about Ralphie? (from Act 2)


What dismays Ralphie's teacher? (from Act 2)


How does Griffin exit his hideout? (from Act 2)


What is on Griffin's face as he exits his hideout? (from Act 2)

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