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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 were the people ashamed to have followed Dimitri?
2. What does Katerina decide?
3. What was the most amazing thing of all about Katerina?
4. What unnerved Dimitri?
5. What did Ivan note about Dimitri?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened to Ruth's brownies?
2. What lie does Yaga tell Katerina that she knows is a lie immediately?
3. How did the fire work in Ivan and Sergei's favor?
4. For what reasons does Katerina decide to leave the people of Taina?
5. How did Father Lukas die?
6. How do Ivan and Katerina turn Dimitri to them?
7. Why is Ivan troubled with continuing and finishing the last few touches of his dissertation?
8. What information does Bear give to Katerina to help her?
9. Why doesn't Ivan want to bring rockets into Taina?
10. What dilemma does Katerina place on Father Lukas?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Briefly, Ivan and Katerina's children are described, but little effort is given to character development. Suggest three reasons for this and provide at least two rationales for each reason.
Essay Topic 2
Sergei and Ivan have issues attempting to get a hold of parchment paper to record the fairy tales of Taina's time. Explain how the shortage of availability of paper would lead to issues in preservation and historical compilations aside from those of a religious nature.
Essay Topic 3
In essay form, discuss the benefits and drawbacks to living in either the modern or the ancient worlds described in the book. Imagine that you are attempting to persuade one of the children to your perspective.
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