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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. How does Godric's family arrive at his abode after their house burns down?
2. Who suggests that Godric come to Durham with him and go to school?
3. Godric built a little church of wood for ______ near the Wear.
4. Godric asks, " Dear Lord, strew _____ upon my hermit's dreams to make them sweet."
5. Who shows Godric to Burcwen's unmarked grave?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the apparition that Godric sees when he prays to the Mother Mary.
2. How does Godric contemplate the decisions he has made in his life regarding the people he has known?
3. What happens to Godric at the River Jordan and how does he compare it to the River Wear?
4. Describe the antics of the choirboys at the church where Godric works.
5. How does Godric forgive Aedlward for being a distant father?
6. What is the truth about Burcwen's feelings for William? What does she call him?
7. What happens to Godric as he passes through the Durham gate on his way to Bishop Pudsey's Christmas mass?
8. What impression does King Baldwin have on Godric and Roger Mouse when they first meet him?
9. Why does Godric choose the church near Bishop Auckland to give away his fortune?
10. What does Godric bid his feet to do and why?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Tom Ball's lecture to Godric on doors. What do doors symbolize? Why does Tom Ball talk to Godric about doors?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the martyrdom of Peregrine Small. What is he like as a person? How is he a friend of Godric's? What happens to cause his martyrdom?
Essay Topic 3
What happens to change the relationship between Godric and Burcwen? Why? How does Burcwen's behavior toward Godric change? How does Godric feel about that?
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