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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 old is Hazel?
2. Who controls the Doors of Death?
3. What ailment is Percy suffering from?
4. In Chapter XV, what does Reyna ask of Percy upon his return from the quest?
5. What does Frank's surname, Zhang, mean?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the god Mars/Ares show up to announce after the war game ends?
2. Describe Percy's dream at the beginning of Chapter XIII.
3. In Chapter XVIII, what do Frank and Percy's reaction to Hazel passing out suggest about how they feel about her?
4. Why does Frank think his father is the god Apollo?
5. During their private meeting in Chapter XV, what does Reyna ask of Percy, and what is his reaction?
6. What happens to Gwen, leader of the 5th, after the war game ends?
7. What does Nico explain about Gaea in Chapter V?
8. What do the trio see when they climb atop a giant rock after the Karpoi leave In Chapter XX?
9. What is Percy's reaction when Frank offers him the vials of gorgon blood, and what does this say about Percy's character?
10. How does Nico explain who the giants are and what Thanatos's role is in the underworld?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Frank learns that he has the power to turn himself into different animals. Discuss the significance of this gift, as well as the specific animals he turns into throughout the story. Is there any symbolism behind his animal choices?
Essay Topic 2
What is Percy's alleged weakness? Do you agree that this is a weakness?
Essay Topic 3
Consider the novel's title. Where in the story is it derived from and explained? What is the significance of the title?
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