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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 does Anita see carved on a circle of trees in Chapter 32?
2. According to Captain Henderson, to what can mental illness open a person up?
3. What sound do Richard and Anita hear in the woods at the beginning of Chapter 31?
4. Why is it difficult for Richard to control his ability to change into a wolf in Chapter 27?
5. What does Anita think committed the crime for which the trolls are being blamed?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Anita jealous of Dr. Carrie Onslow?
2. Why does Anita choose to be alone rather than with Richard or Jean-Claude at the end of the novel?
3. Describe the phone call Anita receives in Chapter 37 from her policeman friend Dolph.
4. How do Anita's interactions with Raina's munin change as the story progresses in Chapters 25-30?
5. Why does Franklin Niley want the land occupied by the trolls?
6. Describe Anita's encounter in the woods with the five hired thugs from Myerton in Chapter 25.
7. How do the sheriff and his deputies treat Anita and Richard in Chapter 29?
8. What plan do Richard and Anita devise to appease the sheriff in Chapter 29?
9. Why doesn't Richard want to leave town when it's clear the sheriff wants him to do so?
10. Who is Dr. Carrie Onslow and why is she crying in Chapter 31?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the werewolves, the wereleopards, the vampires, and the trolls in Blue Moon. Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast Verne and Richard, the two Ulfrics or werewolf pack leaders. Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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