Final Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ezra think Charlie has with him?
2. What name does the community pick for the Year Twenty-two, when they were all ill?
3. What feature of Charlie's makes Ish really dislike him?
4. On the expedition, where did the boys find what they put in the card box?
5. What type of plant does Ish find on the university campus that is foreign, but is also reproducing?
Based on class discussions and your own research, what factors in society might have influenced George R. Stewart to write Earth Abides? What are some basic points that the author is trying to get across? What could have prompted the author to feel the need to address a particular issue, and what are his conclusions on the issue?
Why do you think Ish feels personally responsible for the fate of civilization?
At the end of the book, Ish notices that, even though the rest of the city has burned, the university library is still intact. What is the significance of the library's survival?
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