|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Godric call the notion that the dead will live again?
2. In Godric's opinion, who is easy to love?
3. Working for Falkes de Granvill, Godric feels that he is working his own _____.
4. Who suggests that Godric come to Durham with him and go to school?
5. What does "Flambard" mean in Norman?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Godric choose the church near Bishop Auckland to give away his fortune?
2. What impression does King Baldwin have on Godric and Roger Mouse when they first meet him?
3. Describe the antics of the choirboys at the church where Godric works.
4. How does Godric forgive Aedlward for being a distant father?
5. How does Godric really feel about the sacrifices he has made for God as a hermit?
6. How does Godric contemplate the decisions he has made in his life regarding the people he has known?
7. What happens to Godric at the River Jordan and how does he compare it to the River Wear?
8. How does Elric justify his sparse lifestyle?
9. Describe the apparition that Godric sees when he prays to the Mother Mary.
10. What does Godric say of faith, hope, and charity? Why does he say this?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the transformation of Godric from rogue to holy hermit. What affect does Godric's sins take on him? What causes him to reassess his life?
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
Who is Cuthbert? What are his instructions to Godric? How does Godric feel about Cuthbert's instructions? Where does Cuthbert tell Godric to do these things? Why?
This section contains 780 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)