Cloud Atlas Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

David Mitchell (author)
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where does Frobisher plan to meet the book dealer?

2. What type of gun does Vyvyan give Frobisher?

3. Chang calls himself what?

4. What kind of recurring illness does Vyvyan suffer from?

5. What year are the letters in the first portion of "Letters from Zedelgheim" written?

Short Essay Questions

1. What is the question Sixsmith asks his television about the safety of the HYDRA project?

2. How does Autua get accepted as a member of the crew?

3. What are the letters that the title, "The Letters from Zedelgheim", refers to?

4. How does Smoke kill Sixsmith?

5. What do the clones do at Papa Song's restaurant?

6. What is the history of the islands, according to Mr. D'Arnoq?

7. What happens to Cavendish while he is traveling to the location his brother sends him to?

8. Describe Luisa's famous father.

9. What does Frobisher find in Ayrs' library?

10. Describe the congregation that Dr. Goose and Adam go to on Sunday.

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

How are the views that the Reverend states over dinner similar to the views of the pure-bloods in Nea So Corpos? Cite examples from the book to support your answer.

Essay Topic 2

Several characters engage in violence or hurtful acts in the stories. How are their motivations for these acts similar or different from each other? Cite specific examples from the book to support your answer.

Essay Topic 3

Using examples from the various stories, name one theme and how that theme is present in all the stories.

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