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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 does Jim dream about while in the Captain's cabin?
2. What about the robot does Charles complain about?
3. What does Kiqui call Tom's escape plan?
4. What kind of strange tree does Dennie destroy on Kithrup?
5. What kind of creature is Charles Dart?
Short Essay Questions
1. What has happened every time Client Races have tried to rebel?
2. What keeps Creideiki focused on the task at hand?
3. What does the Niss say is necessary while searching the Library on the wrecked ship?
4. Why does Creideiki accept Tom's risky plan for escape?
5. How does Hikahi calm others during the first psi-attack?
6. What is Uplift?
7. What did the Galactics do when they sensed a false mayday call?
8. What is Metz trying to hide from the Captain?
9. What does Metz know about the Bosun that most others do not?
10. What is different about the Streaker?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Courage and fear are two very important themes that overlap in this book many times. What are some examples of these themes, and how do these examples affect the progression of the plot?
Essay Topic 2
What is Uplift, and what role does it play in this plot?
Essay Topic 3
How did the symbol of war change the course of this plot, and which characters were most affected because of the war?
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