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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Harry call Lauren's wound?
2. What highway does the group travel with extreme caution?
3. What does Curtis want Lauren to do?
4. What beach does the group stop at?
5. What is Cory most upset about when she finds out it is stolen?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1Based on Lauren's experience creating Earthseed, she describes it more as a process of discovering or uncovering an existing Truth, rather than creating a new religion from scratch. Explain how this process of revelation occurs to Lauren over time. What events seem to precipitate new revelations for her?
Essay Topic 2Describe Lauren's relationship with Bankole. Does this seem like a relationship of equals or is Lauren searching for a father figure? What do Lauren and Bankole have in common? What obstacles seem to stand in their way?
Essay Topic 3Explain what environmental changes occur in America at the time of the story. How does this affect the social fabric? What effects does it have on Lauren and the other characters? What environmental considerations do the travelers take into account when planning the community at Acorn?
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