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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. Why does Sorcha want to go to the river alone while in Briton?
2. Who drives the boat?
3. Who sees Sorcha talking to her brother?
4. What happens when Sorcha prays for help during the fight in the forest?
5. Who makes Sorcha a dress?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Sorcha meet Red?
2. Why does Sorcha think Red is working so hard to protect her?
3. What future does Sorcha see in a vision?
4. What does Sorcha sacrifice when Margery gives birth?
5. What makes Margery's delivery so difficult, and how does she get through it?
6. How does Anne help Sorcha while she is being held in prison?
7. What good news does Red bring to Sorcha?
8. Why does Red place Sorcha under certain protections in his home?
9. Why is Ben so hesitant to welcome Sorcha?
10. What leads to Sorcha's trial?
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
How does Lady Oonagh show her power, and how is her power overcome in the end?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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