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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. In Chapter 29, who tells Anita to open herself to Richard's beast so she can help control him?
2. Why does Larry call Anita in Chapter 39?
3. Who is Jamil?
4. Why does Detective Padgett say he hasn't applied for a position on Dolph's Preternatural Investigation Team?
5. What does Louie tell Anita when he finds out that she can help Richard embrace his beast?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Anita's saving of Rafael's life significant to Louie?
2. Where do Dolph and Pete McKinnon want Anita to meet them in Chapter 39 and why do they need her assistance there?
3. In Chapter 26, why is Richard angry with Anita?
4. How does Anita help Richard control his beast in Chapter 29, and what does her manner of helping him indicate about how she and Richard feel about each other?
5. What special bond do Richard, Anita, and Jean Claude share?
6. In Chapter 47, who claims responsibility for the bombings of the vampire businesses in the area and what does Anita learn about the supposed attack on a human at the Burnt Offerings bar?
7. In Chapter 50, how does Anita use Raina's munin to defeat Yvette?
8. What special abilities does Warrick display in Chapter 30 and what does he think his abilities indicate?
9. Why does Larry call Anita in Chapter 39?
10. What does Pete McKinnon ask Anita to assist him with in Chapter 34?
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
Discuss the vampire council and its relationship with Jean Claude. Why does the council fear Jean Claude? Why does Jean Claude not want to become a member of the council? Is the council good or evil? Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the depiction of women in Burnt Offerings. Are women in positions of leadership in the novel? What characteristics are ascribed to women in the novel? Do the men in the novel treat the women as equals or do they try to dominate them? Cite at least three examples from the text to support your conclusions.
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