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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. What charges is Sorcha arrested on?
2. Who does Father Dominic work for?
3. Who does Richard want more information about while at Harrowfield?
4. How many shirts does Sorcha have to finish when John dies?
5. Who drives the boat?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Richard want to know more about Sorcha?
2. How does John die?
3. Why is it so hard for Red to learn anything about Sorcha?
4. Why is Ben so hesitant to welcome Sorcha?
5. What causes Sorcha to pass out during her trial?
6. What does Sorcha sacrifice when Margery gives birth?
7. Why is Sorcha so upset over John's death?
8. How does Sorcha feel as she sees the preparations for Red's wedding?
9. How does Sorcha save Red from Redbeard's men?
10. Why does Sorcha agree to marry Red?
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 some of the key examples of gratitude in this book, and how do the instances of gratitude affect the characters involved in those scenes?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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