|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Sorcha go when her brothers are transformed?
2. What does Sorcha distract Simon from?
3. Why is Sorcha's father often away from home?
4. Who tells Sorcha about the person's disappearance shortly after Colum introduces the woman he plans to marry?
5. Who has Father Brien been caring for?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Sorcha's brothers do when they realize Sorchas has been attacked?
2. What strange things happen on the day of Colum's wedding?
3. What does the ceremony held by Sorcha and her brothers involve?
4. What causes Sorcha and her brothers to do a ceremony?
5. What makes the shirts for her brothers so hard to weave ?
6. How does Sorcha describe Liam, Diarmid, and Cormack at the beginning of the book?
7. What is a luath?
8. How does Sorcha describe Finbar, Padriac, and Conor at the beginning of the book?
9. Who does Sorcha rely heavily on in this book, and why?
10. What is starwort?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sorcha endures many different trials before the end of the book. What are some of these trials and what lessons does she learn through these experiences?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
How does the attack endured by Sorcha affect her life?
This section contains 604 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)