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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. English scientists created a method of _________ based on the patter of flutters that emerge from a string and a wire over a mouth.
2. What is NOT one of the names that is used to name the accountants, as described in this book?
3. _________ leave the room with the unnamed men, via a wire.
4. Written forms of winter are changed through a precise ____________.
5. Unnamed men connected by a wire and covered with a _______ are dipped in a room containing unrelated waters.
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when the boy decides to pray to the bird, according to the story?
2. How is 'arm' described in Biology?
3. What are the two meanings of Frederick/frederick, as defined in this section?
4. What is the passenger described as in this part of the book?
5. What are two of the things that can happen in the place where people live in all sorts of shelters?
6. How does the author define the idea of religion in this section of the book?
7. Where does family energy come from, according to the section entitled "Flap, Wire, and Name"?
8. What is the reasoning behind the woolen scarf being warm by an animal?
9. What are the three things that the author points out as having affected the horse populations?
10. What is the cycle of the boy who walks the earth in this section of the story?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Marcus talks about the way that food evolved into other words and garments with new names.
Part 1: How do you think society's ideas about food have evolved?
Part 2: Do you think your own ideas about food have changed over the years?
Part 3: Why do you think food is a part of this book? What does it serve to teach a reader?
Essay Topic 2
A father makes confessions while lying in what appears to be a grave made of glass, which is thought to be symbolism of some sort.
Part 1: Why does the author make the descriptions so vague for the reader?
Part 2: How do you think the author might help the reader have an easier time with the imagery?
Part 3: How do you interpret the scene in which the father is making a confession? Is this structure a grave or something else?
Essay Topic 3
Coughing is described as a way to move people or things between levels.
Part 1: How would you define the idea of levels, since the author doesn't make this idea clear?
Part 2: Why do you think coughing and not laughing moves people?
Part 3: Do you think that everyday events cause major changes in life?
This section contains 658 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)