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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. Who charges Sorcha with crimes and demands her arrest?
2. Who does Sorcha pray to for help during the fight in the forest?
3. What is Sorcha's new name?
4. Who sees Sorcha talking to her brother?
5. Who gives Sorcha a new name?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Sorcha think Red is working so hard to protect her?
2. Why does Richard want to know more about Sorcha?
3. How does John die?
4. What makes Sorcha so uncomfortable around Richard?
5. How does Anne help Sorcha while she is being held in prison?
6. Why does Sorcha agree to marry Red?
7. How does Sorcha feel as she sees the preparations for Red's wedding?
8. Why is Ben so hesitant to welcome Sorcha?
9. Why is Sorcha so afraid of being captured by Redbeard's men?
10. Why is it so hard for Red to learn anything about Sorcha?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Choosing sides is one of the book's themes.. List some passages in which this theme appears and discuss how the theme affects the characters involved?
Essay Topic 3
How is Sorcha almost killed, and what is proven about her during this harrowing experience?
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