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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. Whose bodies are on pikes in front of the Confessor's Palace?
2. What were the people that were in the graves wrapped up in by the undertakers?
3. Who does Richard make swear that they will protect Kahlan the same as they would him?
4. Who is the group opposing Richard and his followers?
5. Who did Richard kill that made him the next Lord Rahl?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Annalina initially refuse to free Zedd after the explosion?
2. How does Richard kill the mriswith that appears in the General's room?
3. Why does Verna put a collar on Zedd?
4. Why is it hard to get into the Wizard's Keep?
5. How does Verna learn that someone was snooping in her office?
6. What does Nathan mean when he says they would all be dead by the end of the novel?
7. Why do the Sisters argue with Verna about her new rule regarding wizards and women in town?
8. What are Jebra's visions about Zedd and Kahlan?
9. Why is Richard forced to fight to protect the lands?
10. How does Zedd travel to Aydindril?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Keeper appears as a Satan-like figure that reigns over hell. Discuss the use of the Keeper in the book. Does Goodkind's portrayal of the Keepermatch your own concept or the concept taught through religion and myth? What kind of powers does the Keeper have? What is your concept of hell in a religious or mythical context?
Essay Topic 2
Blood of the Fold is particularly effective in conveying meaning through powerful imagery. Powerful imagery to establish connections in the minds of readers with the story's characters and plot. Imagery is the picture we form in our minds of the story we read. It can involve, visual, auditory, olfactory, gustatory, tactile, kinetic, and kinesthetic. Goodkind uses these imagery to translate words into a visual story that we can see and participate in within our minds. Describe the use of imagery in this novel.
Essay Topic 3
Goodkind constantly brings up metaphors and imagery associated with strength. Give 3 examples of how strength is portrayed and characters who unexpectedly show great confidence.
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