Sam Lavelle, who is up for promotion after tests he takes with fellow ensigns, fears Riker has it in for him. Sito Jaxa is told by Picard she shouldn't even have been admitted to the course after her cowardly conduct as Starfleet Academy cadet. Worf takes care of the close combat training. While the trainee officers wrestle with their hopes and honor, the Enterprise has to shift focus to a real operation. This involves a covert mission with a Cardassian, for which a cadet is selected after some doubts have been lifted by hidden psychological tests. Written by
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When Ensign Sito sits in the Ops position after the battle simulation, a wooden wedge can be seen bracing the base of the seat. See more
[in a poker round
Counselor Deanna Troi
It seems to me that you and Lavelle are a lot alike.
Commander William T. Riker
What? We're not at all alike!
Doctor Beverly Crusher
[in another poker round
You think so?
Yes. And I'm not gonna let you get away with it.
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Composed by Jerry Goldsmith
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