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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. The definition of Representation _______ is quickness with minimal emotion, gesturing, speech, or imagination.
2. In 1992, the call was used to anger America men and to cause _______ on the battlefields of the Middle West.
3. Dogs depend on the principle that ________ expand when heated.
4. Birds fly in front of _______ shining on the landscape and the water, forming patterns.
5. How many sections of the brain are able to resist the birdcalls?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the two meanings of Frederick/frederick, as defined in this section?
2. What is the definition of a Walter?
3. What is the process in which a dog current will be created within the dog?
4. How does the author define the idea of religion in this section of the book?
5. What is the object of the hiding-ball game, according to the writing in the story?
6. What are some of the names of those parts of the brain that are able to resist the bird calls?
7. What happens to the skin when a wind gun is used?
8. Describe the front of the car, as it is described in this section of the book.
9. What should a person do with the wind of a storm, according to quotes from the mother's book?
10. How is the experience of swimming described?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Living are described as people who seem to put their hands in something unseen and too heavy to lift.
Part 1: What do you think Marcus means when he talks about the living?
Part 2: Do you think that you are a part of the Living? Why or why not?
Part 3: Who do you think should not be a part of the Living? Why?
Essay Topic 2
Marcus uses names in the book, but does not give them traditional definitions. For example, Jennifer is the partial inability to see hands.
Part 1: What is the purpose of assigning new definitions to words in the book?
Part 2: Do you think Marcus is trying to be confusing to the reader?
Part 3: How do the new definitions expand the meaning of words for the reader?
Essay Topic 3
Ben Marcus' book is one that is considered to be experimental, to say the least, which can be confusing for some readers.
Part 1: What is the purpose of writing an experimental book?
Part 2: Do you think an experimental book is one that's easy to read?
Part 3: How do you think the book would be different if it was written in a standard way?
This section contains 655 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)