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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why do Ike, Mike, and Greer have to return to town?
2. Why does the actress insist on being called "Shoola"?
3. What are people's reactions to Ike's speech?
4. In Chapter 20, why has filming stopped?
5. Who is Nick's father?
Essay Topic 1
Kuinak has been plagued by development, Foxcorp, nature, and more. Discuss the nature of destruction in the book and Kesey's attitude towards humans and nature.
Essay Topic 2
There are three critical storms in Sailor Song: the two in Kuinak and the one in Shoola and the Sea Lion. These three storms draw many parallels with each other and incite different elements of the story and struggle. Discuss the use of storms in the book as a common thread and accelerator.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the book's focus on the necessity and integrity of one's roots and the way characters are defined by their context, home, and independence.
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