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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Godric say that prayer is?
(a) Solace from tyranny.
(b) Shooting shafts in the dark.
(c) A good way to exercise the tongue.
(d) Connection to God.
2. What is the name of the bell Godric is hired to ring?
(a) Old Ben.
(c) Big Ben.
(d) Great Bess.
3. Who suggests that Godric come to Durham with him and go to school?
4. What is Roger Mouse missing when Godric meets him for their second set of adventures?
(a) A foot.
(b) An eye.
(c) A finger.
(d) An ear.
5. What was the wisest thing that Godric says Henry the First ever did?
(a) Execute Falkes de Granvill.
(b) Put Ralph Flambard in the Tower.
(c) Cut taxes on grain.
(d) Pardon his own brother.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the school where Godric finally learns his letters?
2. When Flambard was Lord Chancellor, it is said that all _____ slept and money ruled the land.
3. What is Godric doing when he sees Burcwen bathing?
4. Godric feels that he fails Christ as a _____.
5. Where is Aedward finally buried?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the antics of the choirboys at the church where Godric works.
2. What happens to Godric as he passes through the Durham gate on his way to Bishop Pudsey's Christmas mass?
3. How does Godric's family find out where he is living when their house burns down?
4. How does Godric describe the Wear River and what is its significance to him?
5. How does Godric contemplate the decisions he has made in his life regarding the people he has known?
6. Describe the cathedral at Durham.
7. When Reginald is writing in his book about Godric's service with Falkes de Granvill, how does he judge the noble lord as Godric tells his story? How does this reflect Reginald's belief that all men are essentially good?
8. How does Godric perceive his acts in the service of Falkes de Granvill after his conversation with Hedwic?
9. Why does Godric choose the church near Bishop Auckland to give away his fortune?
10. What happens to Godric at the River Jordan and how does he compare it to the River Wear?
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