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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. How has the Third Insight been used experimentally at Viciente Lodge?
2. What is the example of the Fourth Insight that takes place at dinner?
3. Why does Wil say people meet in some kind of coincidence?
4. How does Marjorie know that the narrator is interested in her?
5. What do the energized plants offer humans?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain how Redfield introduces the element of suspense in his novel.
2. What happens when the narrator is told to observe some students sitting in front of some plants?
3. Describe Wil's caution to the narrator.
4. What does the narrator do when he becomes aware of being followed?
5. Describe the initial meeting of the narrator and Marjorie.
6. Describe the example of the Fourth Insight at work when Wil, Reneau, and the narrator have dinner together.
7. Explain why Wil does not tell the narrator everything at once.
8. Why did Dobson write to the Peruvian government?
9. What is the first coincidence that occurs with the narrator on the way to Cula?
10. How does Redfield let the reader know what the narrator is going to do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay on radicalism. Using Cardinal Sebastian as an example, show how even a religious person may sometime become so radical that he or she will stop at nothing to perpetuate a rigid idea.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay on the subject "Politics Makes Strange Bedfellows." The thrust of the essay includes how the church and Certain scientists are united in opposing the Manuscript. Normally, there is more of a conflict between the church and science. Explain why they are united against the Manuscript.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay about fear. In the essay mention how fear is immobilizing and give examples on the order of the deer staring into the headlights of an approaching car. Also include ways of overcoming fear in order to act on a perceived danger.
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