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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Jade is attacked by a creature, after stopping for the night, Luke tries to scare it off with what result?
2. What is sabbac?
3. Leia catches a glimpse of the Noghri hiding where?
4. The Noghiri explain that they know who is related to Vader?
5. Who is with Luke, when he awakes, after his initial meeting with Karrde?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Luke choose to accept help from the Wild Karrde, in Chapter 18 and does he trust Talon Karrde? Why or why not?
2. How is Luke conflicted internally in Chapters 27 and 28 and is his conflict justified?
3. Based on what is known from Chapter 20 and earlier chapters, is Borsk Fey'lya a threat to the New Republic?
4. What interesting connection does Han make between Thrawn and Han's wife, Leia, in Chapter 23, and what does it prompt Han and Lando to do?
5. What happens between Luke and Mara when they first crash on the planet's surface and what does it seem to indicate about their inner feelings?
6. Describe the reason for and the process by which Luke winding up unconscious, in Chapter 18.
7. Why do the noghiri suddenly claim to change their attitude about Leia, in Chapter 25?
8. How does Mara show her feelings toward Luke, in Chapter 19?
9. Kashyyyk is intended to be a safe haven for Leia. Why is it unlikely that Leia would be attacked on Kashyyyk?
10. Although Kashyyyk is supposed to be a safe haven for Leia, she doesn't feel at ease there. Describe why Kashyyyk does not feel safe to Leia.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
When Leia is put in danger, Han sends her to stay with the Wookies, in the care of his best friend and co-pilot, Chewbacca. Trust or the lack of it is also evidenced in other situations in the book. Choose one of the following relationships and describe, using examples from the book, why the two people trust or do not trust each other. Do you think their trust or lack of trust is justified? Why or why not?
Luke and Mara
Han and Lando
Mara and Karrde
Fey'lya and Ackbar
Luke and Leia
Han and Leia
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the characters of Mara and Luke. They are both Jedi, but their paths are very different. What things have shaped their lives? Also, how much do you feel that events in life shape who a person is? In other words, how much of a person's choices are predetermined when they are born and how much of it is based on what happens to them in the world?
Essay Topic 3
Good versus evil is a major theme in the book. It could also be considered as right versus wrong. List three examples from the story of those themes. Also, discuss how those themes compare to at least one incident of good versus evil or right versus wrong in your own life.
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