|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Colum respond to what Father Brien says about the woman he plans to marry?
2. Who tells Sorcha about the person's disappearance shortly after Colum introduces the woman he plans to marry?
3. Who takes care of Sorcha when her father is away?
4. How do Sorcha's brothers feel around the woman their father plans to marry?
5. Who disappears shortly after Colum introduces the woman he plans to marry?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Sorcha say is the hardest part of their brothers' curse?
2. What happens after the ceremony?
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. What is Sorcha's first impression of her father's new wife?
6. How does Finbar especially help Sorcha after her attack?
7. After the ceremony, what does Sorcha find in a cave?
8. What causes Sorcha and her brothers to do a ceremony?
9. What is starwort?
10. How does Sorcha feel when her oldest brother gets engaged?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
This plot takes place in a few different settings. Describe some of these settings and how they affect the course of the plot. Why might Marillier have chosen these particular places for a specific plot point to take place?
Essay Topic 2
What are the requirements to overcome the curse, and how do these affect Sorcha?
Essay Topic 3
What does Red give Sorcha when he proposes, and how does this prove his love for her?
This section contains 629 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)