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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 does Syrinx want to ambush Capone from attacking?
2. Where had the person that Moyo sees in the warehouse lived previously, observing humans for eighteen centuries, waiting to see what happens when they discover the beyond?
3. Who is Maynard Khanna?
4. Where does Ralph go and see preparations being made for the massive combined effort to rid Mortonridge of the possessed?
5. Who survives being hit on the head by the possessed's white fire in the foundry before falling into a basin?
Short Essay Questions
1. How are the fates of Louise and Genevieve left uncertain at the end of the book?
2. What could have the different factions on Nyvan achieved if they cooperated instead of bickered over Mzu?
3. When is a person able to escape the Anstid?
4. Why are Quinn's officers afraid of him?
5. How does Bonney transform herself to attack Dariat?
6. How do Samuel, Mzu, and Monica try to escape the possessed via the basin?
7. How is Quinn's deranged mental state evident in the bloody massacre of Dwyer?
8. How is Rocio different from other souls that are possessed?
9. Why do Dariat and Rubra want to fuse their powers?
10. What creates heavy conflict on Nyvan without any reason as the factions close in on Mzu trying to escape with the Alchemist?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Human origins are discussed at length in Foundations' Edge? How did humanity evolve?? How has humanity colonized and expanded its territory in the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Explain Hamilton's use of humor in the book. Cite examples of at least two different instances of humor and explain why Hamilton used them where he did.
Essay Topic 3
Choose a character that Calvert grows to like and become familiar with. How does their relationship evolve?
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