1. How does this episode tie into Rose's larger character arc this series? (Compare and contrast this episode with "The Christmas Invasion" in a five paragraph essay and include a works cited page.)
2. Yay Olympics! How did this fictional 2012 Olympics compare to the real one? What do you think of the idea of using a specific near future event as a setting for a Doctor Who episode?
3. What do you make of Rose and the Doctor's relationship at this point? Does the Doctor really need a hand to hold?