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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is F'nors' condition to go on the expedition to the Southern Continent?
2. Where does Lessa want to send Kylara?
3. Who was the only bitter one at the Dragonmen's arrival from Pern of the Past?
4. When did Lessa go?
5. What makes them nervous?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine Lessa and F'lar's relationship. What do you think would have happened if Ramoth rose to mate with F'nor's Canth? Or Hath? How do you think this would have affected the outcome of the story? Do you believe Lessa's wild nature would have broken R'gul, or would R'gul have ruined Lessa? Why do you feel this way?
Essay Topic 2
Compare F'lar to any other hero that you have known about through movies or television. What do they have in common? What kind of things make them different? How is Lessa more of the hero in this book? How does F'lar support her?
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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