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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. When Godric shuns Burcwen after watching her bathe, what does she do?
2. What sort of brigands accost Godric and his friends on the way back from Christmas mass in Durham?
3. Like Jacob, Godric considers his _____ to be a stone.
4. Which meat are the revelers supposed to be eating at Falkes de Granvill's feast?
5. When Flambard was Lord Chancellor, it is said that all _____ slept and money ruled the land.
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened fifty years before when Ranulf Flambard brought Cuthbert's bones to Durham?
2. Describe the cathedral at Durham.
3. How does Godric perceive his acts in the service of Falkes de Granvill after his conversation with Hedwic?
4. What are Godric's thoughts as he listens to the monks sing at Christmas mass in Durham?
5. What happens to Godric at the River Jordan and how does he compare it to the River Wear?
6. How does Godric forgive Aedlward for being a distant father?
7. How does Godric contemplate the decisions he has made in his life regarding the people he has known?
8. What happens to Godric as he passes through the Durham gate on his way to Bishop Pudsey's Christmas mass?
9. What does Reginald say of Godric's newly-acquired ability to read and write?
10. 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?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does Aedwen insist that Godric go to Rome with her? Why does Godric go? What happens when they get to Rome?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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