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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is the olive grove described in "The Tree"?
2. Whom does West reanimate who kills and eats a child, in "Herbert West-Reanimator"?
3. Who "would meditate upon the visions that filled his mind, and there devise the forms of beauty which later became immortal in breathing marble," in "The Tree"?
4. Where does the narrator meet the stranger, in "Hypnos"?
5. How was Major Sir Eric Moreland Clapham-Lee killed, in "Herbert West-Reanimator"?
Essay Topic 1
Describe the setting and protagonist of "The Temple." How does the motif of war support the story's themes? How is Karl Heinrich von Altberg-Ehrenstein described?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the symbolism, imagery, and religious allusion in "The Cats of Ulthar." How do the gods in this story relate to the deities of the other narratives in the collection?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the narrative style of "Polaris." What is the voice and tense of the narration? Who is the narrator of the story?
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