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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who teaches Briana and Crudor the ways of faithfulness?
2. What attacks Pastorella?
3. Which of the following is NOT something found on the man-eating monster?
4. What is Geryoneo doing that has caused Belge to come to Mercilla for aid?
5. Who comes to kill the band of brigands?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Guyon faces some very real and dangerous temptations during his sojourn with Mammon. Somehow he is able to make it out without giving in to any of them. Summarize the different things that Mammon uses to tempt Guyon and the ways that Guyon maintained his self control. What kinds of parallels can be made to your life today?
Essay Topic 2
Braggadochio is a very foolish and pompous character in this book. What is his real weakness? Where is it illustrated best? How does his folly change the way the plot goes?
Essay Topic 3
When Arthur witnesses the death sentence of Duessa, he has a moment of pity--even though he has seen first hand the kind of treachery that she is capable of. Why does he feel this way? What has Duessa done to deserve this sentence? How does this apply to our day and age?
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