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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. After the first eight survivors had flown away, what do the the rest of the crash survivors do?
2. Why is there little snow on the top of the mountain?
3. Why is Diaz summoned back by the survivors?
4. To what do the family members need to adjust?
5. With whom do the survivors talk and eat?
Essay Topic 1
The families suffer several disappointments.
Part 1) Describe two of these disappointments. How are they affected by these disappointments?
Part 2) If this accident had occurred in the United States, would these disappointments still have occurred? Why or why not?
Part 3) How do these disappointments make the successful outcome more bittersweet?
Essay Topic 2
The survivors endured great hardships.
Part 1) Describe two of these hardships.
Part 2) How were the survivors affected by these hardships? Why?
Part 3) How were the survivors changed permanently by these hardships? Are you surprised by any of these changes? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
The survivors attempt several courses of action to stay alive.
Part 1) What are two of these courses of action? How do they decide which courses of action to take?
Part 2) What do these courses of action reveal about the survivors?
Part 3) What do these attempts at survival reveal about mankind?
This section contains 1,307 words
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