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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following animals is not said to be similar to the fossil found in the meteorite when it is being examined in the airplane?
2. Who does the controller not say would soon be dead after the assassination of the high-powered political official?
3. What do the Delta Force jam as they approach the Goya?
4. What does the Delta Force fire at the car that holds the political official they assassinate?
5. What kind of press pass does a woman have that switches out the media kits before the press conference in Chapter 131?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the role of NASA in the book. What might the author be saying about the space program and its role in society based on its depiction in the book?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the author's use of the storm as a metaphor in the book. In what way did the author relate the metaphor of a storm at both the Milne Ice Shelf and in Washington, D.C. in the book?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the character Gabrielle in the book. In what way does Gabrielle's character grow throughout the course of the book?
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