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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the Ambassadors?
2. Why are the people in Ku Kuei bored?
3. Where are the great illusionists and deceivers from?
4. While Lanik is away, who is killed in Gill?
5. What is so strange about Ku Kuei?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
When Lanik get hurts during the escape from Nkumai, his double regenerates from part of Lanik's intestine that spills onto the ground.
a. How does this situation test Lanik's moral strength?
b. In what ways does Lanik's double continue to affect Lanik's life even though Lanik has left his double behind?
c. How might the story change if Lanik brought his double with him? Explain your reasoning.
Essay Topic 2
Throughout the story, there are several characters who attempt to kill Lanik.
a. Identify three characters who try to kill Lanik. Describe the situation and how Lanik escapes.
b. Compare and contrast the characters that try to kill Lanik, as well as these characters' motivations.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the characteristics, roles, loyalties, and agendas of the following regions in the story:
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