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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. Who is Frank secretly in love with?
2. What do Karpoi represent?
3. Who has a private meeting at the beginning of Chapter XV?
4. How long has Jason Grey been missing in Chapter III?
5. Who is attempted to be kidnapped in Chapter XIX?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Frank defeat the snakes that ambush him in Chapter XXIV?
2. What occurs in the exchange between her mother and Pluto, which Hazel remembers in Chapter VI?
3. What realization hits Percy as he is headed to the emergency Senate meeting in Chapter XIII?
4. Iris is introduced in Chapter XXI; how can she be described?
5. Why does Frank think his father is the god Apollo?
6. What is Percy's reaction when Frank offers him the vials of gorgon blood, and what does this say about Percy's character?
7. Describe the setting of Hazel's flashback in Chapter VI.
8. What does the god Mars/Ares show up to announce after the war game ends?
9. Describe at least three different things Iris tells Frank in their private talk in Chapter XXII?
10. Why/how is Frank humiliated at the meeting in Chapter VII?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Consider the novel's title. Where in the story is it derived from and explained? What is the significance of the title?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the theme of discrimination in Hazel's life. When was she discriminated against, why, and by whom? How has this discrimination affected Hazel?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the author's extensive use of foreshadowing throughout the book. Where is it used? Is it used effectively? It is recognizable in the moment, or only in hindsight?
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