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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 is the sun of Omata responsible for destroying in relationship to Mzu?
2. After visiting the Kiint, where does Syrinx go?
3. What is Cherri Barnes a crew member of?
4. What area does Capone decide to abandon as he goes to attack Toi-Hoi?
5. What kind of stasis does Erick want to be placed in when he sees Syrinx?
Short Essay Questions
1. How are the DeadKnights described in Chapter 1?
2. What does Capone miscalculate about the people of the Confederation?
3. What is the significance of the inverted cross for Quinn?
4. What is the significance of the sun of Omuta to Mzu?
5. How does Capone embody instead of instill fear for the people of the Confederation?
6. Why does the younger generation fear the agencies looking for Mzu?
7. Why is picking up Deadnight kids a good distraction for the hellhawks?
8. How is the landscape of Valisk like Rubra?
9. How is Louise different once she leaves Norfolk?
10. What is the worst fear that Edenists have about death?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Calvert and Mzu are two of the most active characters in determining the plot of the story.
Part 1) What is their relationship? How do they co-exist and how do they interact? What is similar about them and what is different? Compare and contrast.
Part 2) What are some events that Calvert had a direct influence upon? What are some events that Mzu had a direct influence upon?
Part 3) Which character offers support to the group? Which one is stronger and why?
Essay Topic 2
Hamilton uses some important instances of foreshadowing in "The Neutronium Alchemist Conflict." Explain what foreshadowing is and cite at least two examples making sure to explain what makes each an example of foreshadowing.
Essay Topic 3
Hamilton uses more than one instance of irony in "The Neutronium Alchemist Conflict." Cite at least two examples you can identify in the book and note why they are examples of irony.
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