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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 restaurant do Jace and Clary go to in the Epilogue?
2. At what age does a Shadowhunter become considered an adult in Shadowhunter society?
3. Who is Maia's former pack member that she describes being ripped in half by a vampire in Chapter 16?
4. What street is below Isabelle's bedroom window in Chapter 16?
5. Who answers Isabelle's door when Alec pounds on it in Chapter 16?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Clary discover once she's on Valentine's ship in Chapter 18?
2. How does Clary manage to destroy Valentine's ship in Chapter 19?
3. What purpose does the Epilogue serve in City of Ashes?
4. What exchange takes place between Valentine and Jace in Chapter 13?
5. When does the Inquisitor arrive on Valentine's ship in Chapter 18? What does she do upon arriving?
6. Where does Maia go in Chapter 15? Whom does she encounter?
7. Whom does Clary encounter at the hospital in the Epilogue? What does this character reveal?
8. From what narrative point of view is the story related in City of Ashes?
9. What exchange takes place between Clary and Luke in the Epilogue?
10. What exchange takes place between Clary and Valentine in Chapter 19?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Valentine's overall objective and his actions and obstacles in the story. What does Valentine want to achieve by performing the ritual? Why does he want to achieve this goal? What must he do in order to achieve his objective?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the theme of coming of age in City of Ashes. How can the characters in the novel be seen as metaphors for contemporary teenage society? What are the struggles that the characters face as they grow older and wiser? How does the author develop this theme through symbolism?
Essay Topic 3
Describe a Shadowhunter. How are these individuals recognized? What is the objective of the Clave and Shadowhunter society? How do Shadowhunters relate to the other creatures in the novel?
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