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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Chang want to do on the mission?
2. What did they see while traveling by the Great Wall?
3. Drifting at sea, the Galaxy runs into what?
4. What was Captain Laplace's main problem as the ship drifted on the Europan sea?
5. To what did the interviewer liken the ship's voyage?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Part 1) There are many different moments of foreshadowing in the story. Choose one that you feel is the biggest moment of foreshadowing to write about.
Part 2) List a moment that could have been foreshadowing but wasn't and explain to what it could have logically pointed.
Essay Topic 2
Dr. Floyd and his grandson, Chris, are seemingly two of the more important characters in the book.
Part 1) How would the story been different if there had been no Dr. Floyd?
Part 2) How would the story have been different if Dr. Floyd had been with Chris aboard the Galaxy rather than on the Universe?
Essay Topic 3
The characters in the book are unable to return to Earth.
Part 1) Speculate on how it would feel to be more or less exiled from your home.
Part 2) Would you choose to live on a different planet away from your family if it would extend your life? Explain.
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