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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 General learns that each household in the City has its own _____ and is thus able to go without the water rations.
2. Madrone is disheartened by her view of the bridge because the sky gaped through missing sections and there were no _____ on the cables.
3. In Chapter 18 Madrone returns from Melissa and the beehive to the ______ camp, home of the rebels she is living with.
4. Madrone is asked to help the sailor break free of the _____ which she does. The two of them become sexually intimate.
5. The Stewards set up camp and the first chink in the Commander's armor is seen as the troops marvel at the City's abundance of ______.
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Madrone eat in order to discover how to heal some of the people in the Monsters camp?
2. What methods do the opponents of non-violent resistance wish to use to defend the city?
3. What challenges does Madrone face in helping Ohnine to heal?
4. Why is Bird again tortured by the General?
5. What does Bird suggest as a way to present certain people as leaders to the other side?
6. On the trip to the South what does Isis tell Madrone about her background?
7. Why does the General order one of his troops to deal with the crowd by shooting the children?
8. What happens when the members of the council are unable to abide by the final decision?
9. Who is particularly vocal about the downsides of nonviolent resistance and is a member of the water council.
10. When Madrone is in the pharmacy, what methods does she use to find the drugs she wants? What drugs does she focus on?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some of the challenges that would need to be overcome in creating a multicultural, multilingual community? What holidays would be celebrated?
Essay Topic 2
Why did the author choose to use bees as the animals of initiation for Madrone? What symbolic power do they carry? If Madrone now has a hive mind - what has she lost?
Essay Topic 3
Why is the fifth sacred thing love? What are some other possibilities for the fifth sacred thing and why would you choose them?
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