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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 are the people of the Lady of the Forest called?
2. Why does Sorcha think her father chose the wrong woman to marry?
3. Where is Colum from?
4. How does Sorcha's new mother respond when she sees Sorcha and her brothers conducting a ceremony?
5. Where are the nearest people to Sorcha when she is in the village alone?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Colum handle the death of his wife?
2. Who does Sorcha rely heavily on in this book, and why?
3. What does the Lady of the Forest say to Sorcha after her attack?
4. What does Sorcha have difficulty doing after her attack?
5. How does Finbar especially help Sorcha after her attack?
6. When does Sorcha realize her mistake in not keeping her location more secret?
7. What do Sorcha's brothers do when they realize Sorchas has been attacked?
8. What is Sorcha's first impression of her father's new wife?
9. What is unique about Finbar?
10. How does Sorcha describe Liam, Diarmid, and Cormack at the beginning of the book?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Power and greed are two common themes in this book. Where do they appear, and how do they differ in their manifestations?
Essay Topic 2
John is a minor character whose presence made a big difference in the plot. How did the author accomplish using a minor character so effectively? What are some ways that his presence, however brief, altered the outcome of the plot? What would have happened differently if John had not been in the book at all?
Essay Topic 3
How does the attack endured by Sorcha affect her life?
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