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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the church official speaking at the funeral?
2. What is going to be the bigger problem?
3. How did Pat seem, watching Joe?
4. Where do the boys plan on going?
5. Why did the pilot want the bottle of Ubik?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
Explain Pat's fascination with her own power. How does it lead her into trouble later on? For what reasons does this power provide Pat with a false sense of security?
Essay Topic 3
The major motion picture "Matrix" gained a lot of inspiration from this novel. Compare Ubik to the Matrix. What similarities are present? What are some major differences? How is Neo like Joe? How are the two characters different?
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