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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what year was the character born?
2. Where was the new character born?
3. Who presents Prez to Boss Smiley in the afterlife?
4. "Call me Jim" refers to the opening of what great novel?
5. What was the name of the man that owned the last ship?
Essay Topic 1
Compare "World's End" with one or more of Gaiman's other books in the series. Which is, in your opinion, the best? Explain. Which did you like the least? Explain. What future scenarios might you want to see in upcoming books? Which characters would you like to see portrayed? Why?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the characters in "The Golden Boy." What are the main differences between Nixon and Prez? Which made the best president? What are strengths and weaknesses of each?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the origin of the Endless. Some say that the characters have always existed and therefore are immortal and eternal. What is your opinion on the subject? Do you think the family is actually "Endless?" Where do you think they came from? If they are eternal and immortal, how were they created?
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