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The Associate
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Question 1 of 12

In whom does Kyle confide his entire predicament

  • His father
  • His colleague Dale
  • His supervising partner Doug
  • His college friend Baxter Tate

Question 2 of 12

What happnes to Kyle's college friend Baxter Tate?

  • He is murdered
  • He is put in prison
  • He disappears without a trace
  • He becomes a lawyer

Question 3 of 12

What is Baxter Tate's struggle?

  • Addiction
  • Paralysis
  • Bipolar depression
  • Compulsive disorder

Question 4 of 12

What is Kyle's friend Baxter Tate working to become?

  • An actor
  • A doctor
  • A lawyer
  • A veterinarian

Question 5 of 12

Who does Kyle recruit to help him gather information?

  • His college friend, Joey Bernardo
  • His girlfriend, Olivia
  • His mother
  • An old law school friend

Question 6 of 12

What short term research project is Kyle asked to take on?

  • Finding the best location to try a certain case
  • Researching a conflict of laws statute
  • Determining the applicable statute of limitations for a case
  • Determining whether certain evidence is admissible

Question 7 of 12

Why is Kyle pressured into a firm job?

  • To steal corporate secrets
  • To pass along information about other first year associates
  • To destroy the firm's reputation
  • To keep him from working with his father

Question 8 of 12

What does Kyle's father do for work?

  • He is an attorney
  • He is a professor
  • He is a hunting guide
  • He is a doctor

Question 9 of 12

Rather than immediately join a prestigious, what were Kyle's initial plans following law school?

  • Take a public interest position helping migrant workers
  • Take a job in Washington, D.C., with a government agency
  • Stay at his law school as a research assistant
  • Earn a PhD from Harvard

Question 10 of 12

What is used to blackmail Kyle to take a job at Scully & Pershing?

  • His alleged rape of a classmate in college
  • His alleged cheating on an exam at law school
  • His alleged cheating on the law school admissions test
  • His alleged plagiarism on college essays

Question 11 of 12

What is Kyle coaching as the story opens?

  • A youth basketball team
  • A high school speech and debate club
  • A youth chess team
  • A law school intramural soccer team

Question 12 of 12

What law school did Kyle McAvoy attend?

  • Yale
  • Harvard
  • Stanford
  • Columbia

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