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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. At the beginning of Chapter 18, who does Yvette have on a leash?
2. Who is standing guard over Damian's dead body?
3. What is Humans First?
4. Which wereleopard hates Anita and leaves with Padma at the end of Chapter 16?
5. What does Padma do to Gregory at the end of Chapter 25 to make sure he can't leave the Circus of the Damned?
Short Essay Questions
1. What ability of Anita's does Jean Claude think the vampire council will find valuable?
2. Why doesn't the vampire council release Vivian and Gregory in Chapter 30, and what does their treatment of these two shapeshifters reveal about the council?
3. Explain how Anita draws on Richard's power in Chapter 6 and what affect their combined power has on the werewolves in Richard's pack.
4. Who does Anita promise to kill at the end of Chapter 20, and why does she make this promise?
5. Who is Larry Kirkland and what is his relationship with Anita?
6. Why does Jean Claude need his strength restored in Chapter 16 and how does Anita help him restore it?
7. What explanation does Jean Claude give Anita in Chapter 8 when she asks what is going on with the vampire council?
8. Who is Vicki Pierce and why does Anita doubt her story in Chapter 24?
9. Why does Anita ask Sylvie not to challenge Richard in Chapter 21?
10. How does Asher respond to Anita's references to his beauty at the beginning of Chapter 11?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Richard and Sylvie, the two leaders of the werewolf pack. Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 2
Select three subplots in Laurell K. Hamilton's novel Burnt Offerings. Discuss how these subplots relate to the main plot and to each other. Cite examples from the text to support your conclusions.
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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