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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Most gulls scorn _________ and slowly go nowhere.
2. What does Jonathan feel even though none of the gulls he sees greet him?
3. What is the Elder Gull said to soon be moving beyond?
(a) The simple techniques
(b) The sound barrier
(c) The speed of light
(d) This world
4. What is the actual speed that Jonathan reaches when he is trying to reach his new goal?
5. What do these other gulls have an elegant technique for doing as they fly?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jonathan apparently not need in order to learn the lessons he's learned?
2. Sullivan declares Jonathan has less fear of _____ than any gull in 10,000 years.
3. Jonathan's voice tells Fletcher he must _____ them in order they may understand.
4. Jonathan believes heaven ought not have natural __________.
5. One must stop seeing oneself as trapped in a _________, according to the Elder Gull.
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Chiang tell Jonathan to forget about as he attempts to learn how to transport himself?
2. Who is Jonathan's initial instructor when he arrives in this strange land?
3. What is the one thing Chiang thinks Jonathan needs to work on as he continues to develop his flying and his abilities?
4. When will Jonathan touch heaven, according to Chiang's answers?
5. What does Jonathan's teacher say when Johnathan asks why there are so few gulls in their location?
6. What does Jonathan want to do once his Guru has vanished and left his side?
7. Describe what happens when Chiang passes to the other world, or transfigures, as many might call it.
8. What are Jonathan's new wings seemingly made out of when he is flying in the new world?
9. What are people saying about the Elder Gull, Chiang, as he is introduced in the story?
10. What does Jonathan notice about the other gulls, but he falls asleep before he can try out this technique?
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