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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. Who does Raych say wants to see Seldon and Venabili?
2. Who does Seldon want to find?
3. How does Madame Rittah recognize outsiders?
4. What do Venabili and Seldon go to the store to buy?
5. What do Venabili and Seldon decide not to mention to the Raindrops?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Seldon disappointed in the Mycogenian's book?
2. How do Seldon and Venabili prepare to go to the Sacratorium?
3. Why are Venabili and Seldon suspicious of Casilia?
4. Why does Venabili doubt Hummin is not in charge of the upperside?
5. Why does Mycelium know more about tribespeople than other Mycogenians?
6. What do the Tisalver's say about Billibotton and Mother Rittah?
7. Describe the room in the temple that Venabili and Seldon enter.
8. Who is Davan?
9. How does Venabili embarrass Seldon?
10. How does Sunmaster say they trapped Seldon and Venabili?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Aside from the main character examine the way the author uses the other characters in the book. When does he introduce and take them away from the story? What effect does it have on the story?
Essay Topic 2
Compare Seldon's character to the person he was when he first set sail to the person he is at the end of the book.
1) What did Seldon hope to achieve at the beginning of the novel?
2) What events changed Seldon's ideas about life?
3) How has Seldon's character changed by the end of the novel?
Essay Topic 3
The Foundation series books greatly influenced science fiction. Choose a science fiction book that you think was influenced by the novel and discuss its similarities with the novel in terms of the following;
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