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All the questions Luke Skywalker asked in Star Wars, all at once

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Aren't most of these rhetorical?

The callow, young Luke Skywalker always had a reputation as a whiny little shit, but it was tough to put our finger on the reason why. Now we have the answer: He asks more questions than a five-year-old riding between the front seats of a station wagon.

Courtesy of RocketJump Film School, here's a textbook example of making your lead role an expository dialogue vehicle. Hell, if Lucas had keptin  these scenes below, we could have added another seven queries to Luke's nonstop interrogation.