Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the latest advance in the evolution of high explosives?
2. The balance between the colonists and their food supply is based on ________.
3. What secret does Mary Hepburn keep from the Captain in Book 2: Chapter 11?
4. Who is Leon Trout?
5. Who has become deaf after the explosion in Chapter 36?
Essay Topic 1
In your opinion, how are women viewed in the novel Galapagos? Are women overruled by their male counterparts or are women treated equally? Use specific examples from the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Mandarax speaks in quotes. Examine three specific quotes Mandarax uses and discuss the impact of these quotes on the novel.
Essay Topic 3
The narrator, Leon Trout, states that all the sorrows of humankind are caused by "the only true villain in my story: the oversized human brain." Do you agree with his statement? Explain by using specific examples from the text.
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