|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 is the name of the rat waiting on the Patrician?
2. What is the first thing that Errol takes a bite out of in the Watch house?
3. What is the bumper sticker on Lady Sybil's coach?
4. Where does the dragon fly in order to meet the challenger?
5. What color are Lady Sybil's dancing shoes?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who is the Supreme Grand Master and how do you know?
2. How does Lady Sybil approach the dragon?
3. How do Sam Vimes and Lupine Wonse feel about each other?
4. Why is Lady Sybil chosen to be sacrificed to the dragon?
5. What is suspicious about the physical condition of The Summoning of Dragons?
6. How has the attitude of the Elucidated Brethren changed towards summoning dragons by this point?
7. Why does Lupine Wonse fire Vimes?
8. Why do the people of Ankh-Morpork think that the dragon may be "good" for their diplomatic relationships with other countries?
9. What is Lady Sybil's attitude to the possibility of the monarchy being reinstated?
10. Why does Vimes decide to charge Brother Fingers with the theft of The Summoning of Dragons?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Conflict is often important in creating plot tension. Describe one of the chief conflicts in the plot of this novel, explaining:
(a) the antagonists in the conflict,
(b) the exact nature of the conflict
(c) how the conflict is resolved.
Essay Topic 2
Describe the setting of GUARDS! GUARDS!, considering:
(a) the physical location,
(b) the closest real-world equivalent historical period in time
(c ) the social system
Essay Topic 3
Choose one of the following themes and discuss how it is treated in the text:
(a) Chance, fate and destiny
(c) Social class distinction
Your answer should cover some examples where the theme is highlighted, and state the point of view or opinion that the author seems to take.
This section contains 864 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)