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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 was the plane found?
2. What comedian is mentioned?
3. What spell does Baba Yaga do best?
4. What was Katerina expecting?
5. Why did Katerina think Ivan had listened to her?
Short Essay Questions
1. What prompts Ivan to get the message?
2. What choice does Ivan give his children that he didn't have himself?
3. Why doesn't Ivan want to bring rockets into Taina?
4. What was the difference in opinion as to why Ivan listened to Katerina once he had awakened her?
5. How did Father Lukas die?
6. How did Bear figure that things had worked out pretty evenly?
7. What information does Bear give to Katerina to help her?
8. Why doesn't Esther take pupils and teach them what she knows, practice her witchcraft openly?
9. Why was Yaga especially upset about regarding Bear?
10. How does Ivan deduce that Katerina and him should not be on the plane they got on?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
From Sergei's perspective, the reader learns that most of the fairy tales were used to scare children. Discuss why this is no longer practiced as a matter of cause in modern times, and the resources available to disprove such scare tactics, and make the argument for whether or not the world is more or less frightening for children.
Essay Topic 2
Although Bear initially went to kill Ivan, he seems to have had a change of heart once Ivan frees him. Discuss this change of heart, and Bear's actions afterwards, and what this suggests about not only his desire to kill Ivan, but also about his relationship with Yaga.
Essay Topic 3
Utilizing modern feminism, condemn Katerina's attitude towards a husband's rights to her body and her actions, as well as her culture.
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