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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How many days did the sailor shelter himself on his stranded boat before venturing out, in "Dagon"?
(a) 2.
(b) 5.
(c) 3.
(d) 6.

2. Celephais is located by what sea?
(a) Cerenerian Sea.
(b) Tanarian Sea.
(c) Longnach Sea.
(d) Ooth Sea.

3. What happens to Slater in the end of "Beyond the Wall of Sleep"?
(a) He dies.
(b) He gets married.
(c) He goes home.
(d) He wakes up.

4. In Ulthar, there is a law that no man can do what?
(a) Marry a cat.
(b) Kill a cat.
(c) Own a cat.
(d) Pet a cat.

5. The god the beings of Ib worship is described as a great what?
(a) Whale-man.
(b) Water lizard.
(c) Cat-being.
(d) Lion.

Short Answer Questions

1. In the narrator's dream in "Polaris," he finds himself in a city between the peaks of Noton and what?

2. What is the name of the god the beings of Ib worship?

3. What were on the sides of the vehicles of the travelers, in "The Cats of Ulthar"?

4. What was the sailor taken aboard as prisoner in "Dagon"?

5. What does the sailor in "Dagon" find on the monolith on the island?

Short Essay Questions

1. Where is the monolith in "Dagon"? What does the sailor find there?

2. What does the narrator write about Slater's behavior at the hospital, in "Beyond the Wall of Sleep"? What is notable about his dreams?

3. What happens to the narrator, in the ending of "Beyond the Wall of Sleep"? Where does the light being go?

4. Describe the narrator of "Beyond the Wall of Sleep." How does he introduce the story?

5. What do the settlers of Sarnath discover, in "The Doom that Came to Sarnath"? Who are their neighbors?

6. Describe the style of "Polaris." What literary techniques does Lovecraft implement in this story?

7. Where does the sailor go after escaping the war ship in "Dagon"? Where does he find himself?

8. Describe the narrative style of "Dagon." What is the voice of the narration?

9. How is the land of Zar described in "The White Ship"? How is Thalarian described?

10. What action takes place in the beginning of "Dagon"? What is the setting?

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