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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 is a lion passant?
2. What is Daniel's relationship to Richard?
3. In Chapter 1, how many days away is a full moon?
4. In Chapter 20, with whom does Colin say he has been told Asher is in love with?
5. For what are the Lesser Smokey Mountain Trolls being blamed in Chapter 9?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Chapter 10, what new abilities and sensations does Anita discover in herself due to her bond with Jean-Claude?
2. When she sees Richard in Tennessee, what does Anita discover about her feelings for him?
3. Who is Mira, what is her role in the attack on Nathaniel, and what does Anita's comment about what she'd like done to Mira foreshadow?
4. Describe the clothing and the weapons that Anita wears when going to meet Colin and his vampires.
5. Who is Asher and what is Anita's relationship with him?
6. What is Anita's relationship with the vampire Damian?
7. What does Officer Maiden's warning to Anita in Chapter 7 foreshadow?
8. What special ability does the vampire Barnaby have and why does he use it to benefit Colin?
9. What supernatural creatures accompany Anita to Tennessee to assist Richard?
10. In Chapter 17, what ability does Anita have to summon Richard?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the three law enforcement officers in Blue Moon: Sheriff Wilkes, Officer Thompson, and Officer Maiden. Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 2
What are the major themes of this novel? Discuss at least three themes. Tell what the author is trying to say about each theme and how she depicts it. Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss traditional vampire and werewolf lore and compare the world and lives of Laurell K. Hamilton's fictional vampires and werewolves with the legends and myths about these creatures.
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