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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. Who is the head of Collin's Tranquility office?
2. When the ship that has dropped out of the communications net flies away, what does Louise say the ship is carrying?
3. How many major urban centers are on the planet containing the Lowell Sea?
4. As soon as New California fell to Capone's Organization, how many habitats orbiting Yosemite started preparing for war?
5. Where is Burley Palace located?
Short Essay Questions
1. As Chapter 11 opens, what is Aulie doing that Syrinx thinks is incredibly boring?
2. According to what Syrinx remembers Aulie telling her, what does separation generate?
3. When the Admiral meets with the doctor at the Confederation Navy Intelligence Service's isolation facility, what has been the Confederation's only notable public success?
4. According to the Admiral in charge of the Confederation Navy Intelligence Service, who has been taking the worst casualty losses when the possessed attempt to take them over?
5. When Syrinx emerges from the jumbled trees into a glade with a lake, how is the bungalow she sees different from the other bungalows in Eden?
6. When Genevieve sees the planet that contains the Lowell Sea, how does she describe the planet's difference from Norfolk?
7. When the Admiral meets with the doctor at the Confederation Navy Intelligence Service's isolation facility, what is Capone doing according to the Edenists that are monitoring the events on New California?
8. Why does Jezzibella tell Al that he needs to employ non-possessed people?
9. What does each bungalow on Eden have?
10. Why was the Confederation Navy Intelligence Service originally created?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The story takes place primarily in several different locations. Compare and contrast each of the following locations in the story - on New California, on Tranquility, and on Eden. Be sure to include how the characters are treated in each of these locations, as well as how they live and interact with each other. Of the three above locations in the story, which location would you most prefer to live in and why?
Essay Topic 2
Identify the groups of people trying to gain control of the Alchemist weapon. Compare and contrast these groups in terms of overall number, organization, overall motivation, ability to plan, and success achieved. How are they similar? How are they different?
Essay Topic 3
While Louise Kavanaugh waits for her father to return from Boston, she is pregnant with Joshua Calvert's child. When her father returns from Boston and allows possessed to overtake their estate, Louise and her sister first flee their estate, and then flee Norfolk. Describe the situation that Louise finds herself in, as well as how being pregnant with Joshua's child affects her relationships and her worldview. What does Louise learn from her struggles with the possessed that help her deal with her pregnancy?
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