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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 sits atop the Cube during the sentencing of the criminal?
2. How does I-330 contact D-503 after their first meeting?
3. What is the number of the man who D-503 almost tells about I-330's "criminal" behavior?
4. What is the narrator's job?
5. What object in I-330's room does D-503 forget the name of?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does D-503 claim to feel about I-330 during their initial encounters?
2. How does the narrator describe the men working on the construction of the Integral?
3. How does the narrator describe the character called I-330?
4. What does D-503 think is an error made by God?
5. What task has R-13 been given for the sentencing of the criminal?
6. What is the Gas Bell?
7. When, according to D-503, does man cease to be a savage?
8. Why does O-90 rush out of D-503's room?
9. How are members of the One State identified?
10. What does the narrator mean when he refers to his "shaggy self?"
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain how the changes in tone affect the different journal entries. Which entries show hope, fear, apprehension, tension, etc.? How can you tell?
Essay Topic 2
Explain the presence of two distinct "selves" within the narrator. What circumstances contribute to this division? What conflicting traits exist in him?
Essay Topic 3
Identify the plot-related elements of fiction in the story. When does the climax occur? The denouement? What events can be considered major events or turning points? What do these elements mean for the rest of the story/characters?
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