Speaker for the Dead Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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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 is the name of Ender's sister?

2. What does Valentine think when she sees Ender with his bag?

3. On what planet does the story take place?

4. How does Novinha feel about Ender getting on so well with her children?

5. How is Marcao connected to Novinha?

Short Essay Questions

1. Why can Novinha not marry Libo?

2. What happens to Rooted in the first chapter?

3. How does Ender deal with Grego's violence?

4. Why does the student talk to Ender in Chapter 2?

5. Why does Ender go to Lusitania?

6. How do the authorities deal with Pipo's death?

7. How has the situation changed when Ender arrives in Lusitania?

8. Why is the prologue important?

9. In what way do Novinha and Ender get on in Chapter 8?

10. Why is Novinha jealous of Ender?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Discuss Card's life. In what way do you think his life and personality are reflected in the book?

Essay Topic 2

What loss has Novinha experienced and how has it affected her? Why has losing Pipo and Libo had such a profound affect on Novinha? How can she recover from such tragedy?

Essay Topic 3

Compare the characters of Ender and Novinha.

1) In what way are their morals different?

2) What is their relationship to each other?

3) Do you think they are the perfect match?

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