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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What caused F'lar's pulse to quicken?
2. What interrupted Lessa and F'lar?
3. Why did Lessa spend more time persuading Kylara to be with the Queen egg?
4. How many dragons were waiting to pass inspection?
5. What does Lessa have in common with Moreta?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What was F'lar's ultimatum for R'gul after F'lar assumed the Weyrleader position? How did this succinctly eliminate all forms of rebellion within the Weyr and in R'gul? How is this an effective form of leadership?
Essay Topic 2
In what ways does Master Harper Robinson explain that all the Lords have only themselves to blame for the Thread threat, and its menace to Pern? Do you think he is correct? Why? Explain how you would act as a Lord or Lady of a Hold under this threat.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast this book to any other fantasy novel you may have read. How does it compare and how does it differ? Compare protagonists and antagonists. Which has the most seemingly insurmountable obstacles? Which was harder to predict?
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