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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Pyce seek?
(a) Power over Nita's father's company.
(b) A good marriage match for Nita.
(c) A way to bring down Nita's father completely.
(d) A cure for his wife's illness.
2. What do Nailer, Tool and, Nita get on the docks?
(b) In trouble.
3. Where does the Dauntless need to reach before the Pole Star catches her?
(a) The lee side of the island.
(b) The Orleans harbor.
(c) The Teeth.
(d) A neutral zone near Mobile.
4. Who is Knot?
(a) A navigator.
(b) A sailmaker.
(c) A half-man who works in the machine room.
(d) A boatswain's crewmember.
5. What does the crew of the Dauntless do when the Pole Star gets snagged on some rocks?
(a) Waits to see if the captain surrenders.
(b) Starts shooting with their laser cannons.
(c) Demands the release of Nita and then they will be rescued.
(d) Takes the small boats over and boards it.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Tool say about blood?
2. What ship had been chasing Nita into the storm?
3. What does Captain Candless hand Nailer?
4. Where is Lucky Girl when Nailer wakes?
5. What does Nailer beg of Richard?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Nailer learn about Nita's would-be rescuers?
2. What happens when Blue Eyes suddenly wakes and how is Nailer saved?
3. What surprises Nailer when they arrive at the mansion and who does Nailer find inside?
4. Why does Nailer risk going into Blue Eye's shack and what does he do there?
5. Describe the initial boarding of the Pole Star by the Dauntless crew.
6. What is Nailer's and Pima's first view of Orleans?
7. What does Nailer suddenly notice one day as he is working and what does he do?
8. What is another sign that the scavenge has been sucessful?
9. What decision does Nailer make about his father?
10. What does Nita say about why her uncle is chasing her?
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