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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Lagos find?
2. What does Hiro call the antidote to the Snow Crash Virus?
3. Who comes to Y.T.'s immediate rescue?
4. Who picks Y.T. up from the airport?
5. What is one of the most important skills of a Kourier?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There are plenty of examples of ethnic stereotyping in this novel. Write an essay on an ethnic stereotype of your choice. Outline why it exists and how attitudes could be changed to alter the stereotype in question, if it should be altered at all.
Essay Topic 2
There is one character that is really round, or realistic, in this novel. Describe this character and what makes him/her a finished character. Why are his/her motives realistic? By comparison, what is the flattest, or most unrealistic character?
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay that details Metaverse to someone who might never have heard of a computer before? Discuss restrictions vs. abilities in this world and in that one.
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