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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 does Sorcha think placed a spell on Red?
2. What does Sorcha do when a man tries to save her from the storm?
3. Who does Father Dominic work for?
4. What is provided for Sorcha's protection in Harrowfield?
5. Who fills the cave where Sorcha and the man who saved her from drowning hide?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Ben so hesitant to welcome Sorcha?
2. What makes Margery's delivery so difficult, and how does she get through it?
3. Why does Sorcha not defend herself during the trial?
4. What is the first word Sorcha vocalizes, and why?
5. Why does Sorcha think Red is working so hard to protect her?
6. How does Sorcha save Red from Redbeard's men?
7. What does Sorcha sacrifice when Margery gives birth?
8. Why does Red say he wants to marry Sorcha?
9. How does Sorcha feel as she sees the preparations for Red's wedding?
10. What future does Sorcha see in a vision?
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
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 3
How does Lady Oonagh show her power, and how is her power overcome in the end?
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