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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What things are responsible for the mirage of happiness?
2. What does Will want to call out to the Rani?
3. What was significant about Gobind's grandmother?
4. What is Leela's vocation?
5. What are the scarecrows?
Essay Topic 1
How do the Palanese prevent a great leader from arising?
Essay Topic 2
How do the Palanese justify Artificial Insemination? What is your opinion about the way the people of Pala reproduce selectively? Do you think that it is justifiable in their logic? Does this cater to your religious standpoints or not? How do you feel personally about selective breeding in this sense?
Essay Topic 3
Write a 2000-word essay on the contrasts of light and darkness throughout the book, and the significance of this theme to the plot development. Why do you think the author chooses to use this theme?
This section contains 960 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)