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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. What will the Gungans do in the Queen's battle plan?
2. Why did Watto say his bet with Qui-gon wasn't fair?
3. Who comes in the hanger as Padmy and her troops are going towards the exit?
4. What did the Senate decide what to do about Naboo?
5. Who attacks Qui-Gon and Anakin on their way back to the Queen's ship?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Qui-Gon tell Obi-Wan when he brings the parts to the ship?
2. Where does Anakin end up during the fight for Naboo?
3. How does the final outcome between Obi-Wan and Darth Maul occur?
4. What does Qui-Gon talk to the Jedi Council about?
5. What happens in Chapter 22 in the fight between the Jedi and Darth Maul?
6. What happens when Padmy meets the Viceroy in the Theed throne room?
7. What does Darth Sidious tell Nute Gunray to do about the Queen?
8. What happens when the Queen attends the Senate meeting?
9. Where is the decoy Queen and her group during the battle with the droid army?
10. What types of strategies does Sebulba try in the race?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The action of the race is pure thrills - escalating to an exciting finish, using all the "bells and whistles" of the science-fiction form, but actually following in the pulp fiction tradition of macho competitive struggle employed by man and machine.
1. What do you think is meant by pulp fiction tradition of macho competitive struggle?
2. What do you think is the "bells and whistles" of science fiction??
3. Describe a scene in Chapter 13 that would indicate to a read the book was science fiction, even if the description was all a reader saw.
Essay Topic 2
Anakin's mother has always known that her son is gifted, but she now exhibits a growing awareness that her son is not only gifted, but also special in a rare way.
1. Why do you think Anakin's mother believes he is very special? Use examples from the book to support your answer.
2. Do you think a parent can see the truth, good or bad, about their child? Why or why not?
3. If you had a gifted child what would you do to encourage that gift?
Essay Topic 3
While it is true that in the larger scheme of things, the troubles on Queen Amidala's planet affect a huge number of human beings, a reader always find it difficult invest emotional currency in story material that deals with huge numbers of "faceless" people. Journalists are known to use the phrase "putting a face on the issue," by which they mean that to involve a reader in a news story, a writer needs to key the story on an individual person.
1. What do you think is meant by this statement? Use examples from the book to support your answer.
2. Are you more likely to feel about a person you see in front of you who is hungry or to feel deeply when you hear about a whole group of people who are starving? Why or why not?
3. Do you think this is a true statement? Why or why not?
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