Ubik Test | Final Test - Hard

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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. How old was the paper that was on the news stand?

2. Why did Archer's Drugstore close?

3. Under what circumstance is someone to report to Joe or Don?

4. What did Joe compare the appearance of his skin to?

5. What kind of car was loaned to the group while they were in Des Moines?

Short Essay Questions

1. What is wrong with Joe's theory, regarding how to stay alive and stop from being worn out?

2. What message was scrawled on the wall of the men's bathroom? How did Al interpret this?

3. What things does Joe learn in this chapter that solves the mystery about their adversary, and the force working against them?

4. How did Joe try to turn the carton of Ubik into a spray can?

5. What made Mr. Bliss do a double take?

6. How is Pat taking the fact that everyone is slowly being killed off?

7. How does Pat look at Joe?

8. What different views do the people of the time frame that Joe has found himself in hold that are contrary to the ones Joe and his coworkers hold?

9. What information does Sammy offer that confirms that Pat is the one destroying each of them, one at a time?

10. What was Joe's impression of the Mortuary?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Discuss the novel from a religious point of view. How many things in the novel express a lack of religion on the part of the author? What kind of things could allude to a religion?

Essay Topic 2

Discuss Joe and Wendy as a couple. How did they compliment each other? Use evidence from the book. Provide an explanation as to why Joe didn't ask Wendy out.

Essay Topic 3

Discuss the concept of human rights on Terra. How would it be different than the concept of human rights here on Earth? What kinds of things would have to change in our society for rights to be as liberal as they are on Terra?

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