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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the mice want?
2. How does Slartibartfast respond when Arthur tries to talk to him in the aircar?
3. What was the final message from the dolphins?
4. Who are the hosts?
5. Where did Veet Voojagig go to school?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay that describes the pursuit of happiness for the average human, and why it is difficult even for people who have digital watches.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay that briefly describes as many of the galactic civilizations and races in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy as possible. Be sure to cover:
1 - Which civilizations are the most "alien."
2 - Whether or not the civilizations are/were friendly.
3 - Which civilization is the most interesting to you.
Essay Topic 3
Write a short essay that describes the unusual writing style of Douglas Adams, giving examples where he "breaks the rules" of writing.
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