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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the rest of the Knights pledge to do after Gawaine's announcement to find the Holy Grail?
2. Who do the Knights blame for the poisoning?
3. Who starts spreading rumors about Launcelot and Guevener?
4. Who ambushes the Queen when she is out for a spring outing in the forest with ten of her knights?
5. After Launcelot and Guenever are caught, what does Launcelot tell her to do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Is there really an ethical code to fighting? What would be an ethical code today? No hitting below the belt? No biting? Is it logical for a person to go against the code? Think about modern wars.
Essay Topic 2
What are your thoughts on the great love between Launcelot and Guenever? Do you think they were selfish? Can love that strong be controlled and modified to fit societal pressures?
Essay Topic 3
Why do you think that the book is filled with sexist remarks? Why does the book portray women as mystics, sorceresses and magical mythical beings?
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