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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 technique does Stile teach Clef?
2. Why do the androids in Proton choose to help Stile?
3. What does Clef decide to do at the end of Chapter 9?
4. Who is the winner of Round Seven of the Tourney according to the judges?
5. Why does Stile want Sheen to cross the curtain with him in Chapter 11?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the results of Stile's performance in Round Seven of the Tourney?
2. What does Sheen do when she finds out that Stile married Lady Blue, and why?
3. What deal does Stile make with the Red Adept before their battle starts, and why?
4. What happens when Sheen and Lady Blue meet in Chapter 11?
5. What happens between Stile and the Brown Adept in Chapter 8?
6. Why does Stile give Clef the Platinum Flute?
7. How does Stile's contest with the Red Adept end?
8. Why is Lady Blue upset and angry with Stile at the beginning of Chapter 8?
9. What are the potential outcomes of Stile's contest with the Red Adept in the Tourney?
10. What does Stile start to wonder, at the end of Chapter 9?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sheen and Stile end up in Heaven and Hell in Chapter 5. How do they get there? Why are they not allowed to stay? What is unique about the way the author describes these places, as opposed to the way they are typically described? What message is the author trying to convey? Be sure to cite specific examples from the text to support your thesis.
Essay Topic 2
It is understood among the denizens of Phaze that Adepts rarely socialize with normal people. Why is this? What happens when Adepts attempt to mingle with ordinary people? Why did the Blue Adept make an exception and choose Lady Blue as his wife? What were the repercussions of that decision? Be sure to cite specific examples from the text to support your thesis.
Essay Topic 3
Female characters play a predominant role in this novel. Why are so many of the characters, including the antagonist, female? What message is the author trying to send? How might this novel change someone's perception of female characters, and why? Be sure to cite specific examples from the text to support your thesis.
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