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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What story does Jane tell Han?
2. What is the good news Quara has for the Godspoken of Path?
3. Who tries to reason with Qing-jao about the gods?
4. Who else does Ender recreate?
5. To who does Ender compare Qing-Jao?
Essay Topic 1
In the chapter entitled "A Parting," Han's wife and Qing-jao's mother passes away. The paper offerings are all justified and accountable except for one. Qing-jao's offering of 'secrets' remains unexplained. Come up with your own explanation as to why she would offer secrets to her mother. Try to also come up with a reason why the paper offerings aren't burned. Explain the relevance in this as the book progresses.
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
This novel suggests that the most individually fulfilled people are those who both engage in significant work, but also those who choose to nurture relationships with others rather than with their work. Do you agree with this statement? What do you think it the ideal balance, or is society today evenly balanced? Why and how? Is there anyone in your life that falls into either extreme, ie a workaholic or dedicated housewife? Report on what keeps them going on a hard day.
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