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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. What is Silas Heap taking home as the story opens?
2. Who is the first to notice the Hunter's boat returning?
3. What kind of dog do the Heaps have?
4. How does the young soldier alert the Hunter to their location?
5. What does Marcia ask Boy 412 when they are on their walk in the morning?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Marcia do with Zelda's desk, and how does Zelda feel about it?
2. What happens to the sentry Marcia finds outside the Wizard's Tower? What is he afraid of?
3. What did Alther learn from DomDaniel and become so adept at that he taught Marcia, who now uses it against DomDaniel?
4. What do Marcia and Jenna find when they get back to the Wizard's Tower? Why has this happened?
5. What happened to Zelda's brother, Theo, and where is he now?
6. What does Jenna tell Boy 412 after he reveals the ring he found to her?
7. What story had Jenna and her best friend Bo often told each other, and what had Jenna said that upset Bo?
8. How do Silas, Jenna, the sentry, Nicko, Marcia and Maxie escape from the assassin? Where do they end up, and what complication arises as a result?
9. What does Morwenna Mould tell Sarah when she and Galen take the children to the Midwinter feast day, and how does she respond?
10. What does Silas illegally rescue from the school? Why do these items require rescuing? Where does Silas take them? What use are they?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What does Jenna get from her father for her tenth birthday? Why is she disappointed at first? What changes that? What does she name her gift? Who shares her love for it later? Why does it develop a liking for him?
Essay Topic 2
What is the Wizard's Tower? Who uses it? Why was it originally built and by whom? What features did the tower have with Marcia as ExtraOrdinary Wizard? What happens when her title is taken by DomDaniel? How does his presence affect the various features in the Tower and why?
Essay Topic 3
How does DomDaniel's apprentice escape? In which direction is he headed, and why? What does he encounter along the way that gets on his nerves? Where does he finally manage to arrive? What does he report and to whom? What happens as a result?
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