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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. Where does Richard want Sorcha to be sent?
2. Which of Sorcha's brothers is Sorcha seen talking to?
3. What did John make Sorcha promise before he died?
4. Which direction must Red travel to find Simon?
5. How many companions does the man who saves Sorcha from drowning have with him?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Sorcha not defend herself during the trial?
2. Why does Richard want to know more about Sorcha?
3. Why is Sorcha so upset over John's death?
4. What makes Sorcha so uncomfortable around Richard?
5. What happens when Sorcha tries on the dress Margery made for her?
6. What does Sorcha sacrifice when Margery gives birth?
7. Why does Sorcha agree to marry Red?
8. Why is it so hard for Red to learn anything about Sorcha?
9. What is the first word Sorcha vocalizes, and why?
10. Why does Red say he wants to marry Sorcha?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 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
What role does symbolism play in the story and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
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