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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. What more do we learn about the virus on Lusitania?
2. What is Valentine Wiggins' pseudonym?
3. What does this peasant envy of Gloriously Bright?
4. What four beings does Demosthenes' "Hierarchy of Foreigness" outline?
5. What is Qing-jao unable to believe at first?
Short Essay Questions
1. What concerns Ender about the hive Queen?
2. Who approaches Qing-jao and what do they want with her?
3. What does Han impress upon his daughter in regards to Demosthenes?
4. What or who does Qing-jao believe is responsible for the disappearance of the Lusitania fleet?
5. What does Jiang-qing believe is particularly responsible for Han's doubt of the gods?
6. What is causing a rift between Ender's stepchildren at the house?
7. What complicates this debate between Grego and Ela?
8. What are Congress' two main reasons for decreeing the destruction of the planet, Lusitania?
9. Qing-jao's behavior once again leads Wang-mu to question the gods. Why?`
10. How is Jane considered to be a living being?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Miro and Valentine have an argument about the destruction of Lusitania. Compare and contrast the two points of view and then align yourself with one argument. What makes this argument most compelling to you? Why do you agree with it? If you agree with neither, briefly describe your argument and explain how it differs from the ones mentioned.
Essay Topic 2
Difficult decisions are never easy to make. Which challenge to you seemed most difficult for Ender to solve? Compare and contrast it to your most difficult problem. Can you compare them? If not, contrast them. Which task is actually more formidable?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the will to live and the right to life. How are they different? How are they similar? How can one aid the other? How is one not possible without the other?
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