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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 do the survivors realize the water is?
2. How does the creature represent itself?
3. Where does Copperfield want to go first?
4. What does Fletcher remember about Johnson?
5. When does Flyte think the creature originates from?
Short Essay Questions
1. What kind of people make up the team that Copperfield brings with him?
2. What happens to Fletcher Kale in the woods near Jake Johnson's cabin?
3. What is Dr. Flyte's concern when Sandler informs him that he wants him to go to California immediately?
4. What does the group learn from examination of a sample of the Ancient Enemy?
5. What is the most likely reason that Gordy was the next one who was taken, and why was it done in such a public and painful manner?
6. What happens after the helicopter drops the Biosan-4 and they spray the first representation that the A.E. sends them?
7. Who does the creature promise to spare, and why?
8. What is the creature unable to use and how is that brought to the survivor's attention?
9. What does science reveal about the victims and about the creature's use of them?
10. What lesson does the entity feel compelled to re-administer after Copperfield and his team arrive?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What exactly is the Ancient Enemy? What reason does it have for its behavior? How does it view the human race? Why is it likely that it feels superior to the human race? How does it view Timothy Flyte in the beginning and why? What offer does it make to Timothy Flyte and how does it communicate this offer directly to him? Why is it important to the Ancient Enemy that Flyte be present and what does the entity hope to gain from his presence?
Essay Topic 2
Who is Dr. Timothy Flyte? What is his significance to this story? What information does he have to contribute? How does he help to identify the entity responsible for the situation in Snowfield? What history does he provide about this entity and how far back in time does the existence of this entity go? What other mass disappearances are likely attributed to it:? What surprises does Flyte get when he learns about the entity first hand from those in Snowfield?
Essay Topic 3
What are the crimes Fletcher Kale has committed? Why did he commit them? What does he realize on his way to the courthouse, and how does that affect his behavior? What drastic action does he take at this stage to regain his freedom? What information does he learn that leads him to the perfect hideout? What earlier ties does he have to this property? After arriving, what does he discover that leads him to believe his life has a purpose and ironically would have made his other crimes unnecessary had he discovered this first?
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