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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Archer's Drugstore close?
2. What is the name of the place where Runciter was brought after the Beloved Brethren?
3. What does the advertisement of Glen Runciter suggest?
4. What did G.G. Ashwood tell Pat about Joe?
5. What did the Ubik revert to?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the creation of Ubik in this book by the people in half life. How is it possible to create something from a half life form? How could this have been possible with Jory's interference?
Essay Topic 2
If the sensation of touch is a sense that is entirely related to the body, why is it that the people in half life experience physical sensations like touch? Provide an explanation as to why they wouldn't feel as though they were in a dream.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Jory as a deity. In what way is he a god in the half life world? In what way is he like the god of the underworld? In what ways does he closely resemble a god?
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