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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 is sitting on the altar Sorcha finds?
2. What is destroyed when Sorcha refuses to study what her new mother tells her to?
3. In what season does Mean Sumhraidh take place?
4. How long does Sorcha treat Simon?
5. What bad news does Liam get about Eilis?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the ceremony held by Sorcha and her brothers involve?
2. What is starwort?
3. What causes Sorcha and her brothers to do a ceremony?
4. When does Sorcha realize her mistake in not keeping her location more secret?
5. How does Sorcha describe Finbar, Padriac, and Conor at the beginning of the book?
6. What counsel is Sorcha given after the ceremony?
7. What does the Lady of the Forest say to Sorcha after her attack?
8. What exciting news of Conor does Father Brien tell ?
9. How does Sorcha describe Liam, Diarmid, and Cormack at the beginning of the book?
10. What shows that Simon has begun to trust Sorcha?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sacrifice is a theme that is very prevalent in this book. Which characters are used the most to express this theme, and how did they allow sacrifice to change their lives?
Essay Topic 2
How is Sorcha almost killed, and what is proven about her during this harrowing experience?
Essay Topic 3
How does the attack endured by Sorcha affect her life?
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