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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. What is the parting gift Burcwen gives to Godric when he leaves home?
2. What is Deric short for?
3. Legend has it that _____ drained the old Wash to plow and had buried treasure there.
4. Where does the Saint Esprit go down with Roger Mouse?
5. Roger Mouse buys a dappled mare in Newcastle so he can trot around like a _____.
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Godric believe that the hands of Reginald's order of monks are soft?
2. What do the snakes Tune and Fairweather provide for Godric?
3. What is Godric's impression of the pope?
4. Why does Cuthbert call Godric "the sparrow's friend"?
5. How does William compensate for the loss of Burcwen's attention when she saves Godric?
6. How does Godric mark the appearance of Spring?
7. How does Godric describe his own supposed hermit status?
8. As he gets older, how does Godric resist his weakening state?
9. What happens when Godric asks Burcwen if she would like to go to Rome with him and their mother?
10. Describe the pictish king.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How do Godric and Roger Mouse make money on the Saint Esprit? How do they use piracy aboard their own ship to further their gains? How does Godric's behavior differ from Roger Mouse's? How does Godric ultimately feel about his actions afterward? Why has he called himself by a different name during his adventures with Roger Mouse?
Essay Topic 2
When Godric is taken to Burcwen's grave, how does he react? How does he sum up her life?
Essay Topic 3
What happens when Godric's family's house burns down in his absence? How do they evolve as a family together again? What tragedies befall them? Why?
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