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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Argillan is released from prison, and fights viciously in support of whom?
2. What revives this man that is found?
3. What is Ismen trying to prevent?
4. Ismen goes into a nearby forest and does what?
5. The spirits of two dead crusaders urge Godfrey to forgive whom?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Book 13's verses develop an extended metaphor for the trials a Christian must endure to remain true to the faith.
Part 1) What takes place in Book 13? What metaphors exist? What do they mean?
Part 2) Would someone reading this poem understand these metaphors? Why or why not? Are they relevant today? Why or why not?
Part 3) Why must one suffer these trials? Is suffering necessary?
Essay Topic 2
Foreshadowing takes place in this poem.
Part 1) Describe two examples of foreshadowing. Why does this foreshadowing take place?
Part 2) How does this foreshadowing affect the mood of the story?
Part 3) Does this foreshadowing enhance the story? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Clorinda is a female warrior.
Part 1) Why is this significant?
Part 2) How does she differ from Sophronia? What is the purpose for these differences?
Part 3) What real figure might she represent? Who might she represent today? Why?
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