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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Gawaine fight and kill in his battle?
2. With what negative emotion are his dreams filled?
3. What happens at the dinner?
4. What does Gawaine tell Arthur?
5. How does Arthur react to the situation?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Think about all the other societal pressures in Camelot. Love, marriage, the meaning of a name, being a good knight, a good fighter etc. Name one unnecessary pressure that you think the people of Camelot could have done without. How would eliminating just one pressure make Camelot a better place?
Essay Topic 2
Does the book really revolve around Arthur and his death? Do you think the book should be titled differently? Or are the stories of the other knights supportive of the death of Arthur storyline?
Essay Topic 3
Avenging death is a major theme throughout the book. What would happen if every negative was avenged for the sake of revenge? Is it really justice when you take an eye for an eye?
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