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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 causes Novinha to throw out Miro?
2. For what does Planter become a guinea pig?
3. How does her father feel when she tells him?
4. What does the virus do when released to the people of Path?
5. Who is starting the altercations between humans and piggies now?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Wang-mu approach Qing-jao about, and what does she find out as a result?
2. What is the news Jane has that warrants waking up Wang-mu?
3. What does Qing-jao do when Jane reveals herself as Han's namesake?
4. Why is Novinha so upset with her husband, Ender?
5. What occurred when the test run was initiated for the faster-than-light speed travel?
6. What is the solution to this newfound problem?
7. What is this new Peter's goal?
8. What does Valentine think about Olhado and therefore ask of him?
9. What secrets does this unlock about the descolada?
10. What is Grego doing?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Critically analyze this book. What parallels were drawn between this future humanity and our present? Do you think that there are certain dark elements of human nature that we will never evolve beyond? Do you consider these things to be positive or negative?
Essay Topic 2
What is Ender's argument about free will? Do you think this is an airtight argument? Why or why not? Come up with your own argument for the origin of human nature and free will. Where did it come from? Is it possible to control? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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