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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. Aedwen, in one of her sick stupors, thinks she remembers that the pilgrim Maud had an _____.
2. What happens to the man who steals sixteen eggs from Falkes de Granvill?
3. What does Elric thrash himself with?
4. What is the name of the bell Godric is hired to ring?
5. Working for Falkes de Granvill, Godric feels that he is working his own _____.
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Godric's description of Perkin?
2. What happened fifty years before when Ranulf Flambard brought Cuthbert's bones to Durham?
3. How does Godric really feel about the sacrifices he has made for God as a hermit?
4. What happens to Godric at the River Jordan and how does he compare it to the River Wear?
5. What does Godric bid his feet to do and why?
6. How is Elric, in all his rantings and his hermit lifestyle, treated by the community that surrounds where he lives?
7. What happens to Godric as he passes through the Durham gate on his way to Bishop Pudsey's Christmas mass?
8. Why does Godric choose the church near Bishop Auckland to give away his fortune?
9. Describe the antics of the choirboys at the church where Godric works.
10. What does Reginald say of Godric's newly-acquired ability to read and write?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Godric's encounter with Bishop Flambard at the school where he works. What is the conflict with their values? Why does Bishop Flambard criticize Godric?
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