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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 problem had Zelda not informed Marcia about?
2. What does a ghost woman tell Silas?
3. Where is the Message Rat to deliver a message to?
4. How does DomDaniel respond when he hears the whole story?
5. What does DomDaniel think when he sees the dragon boat?
Short Essay Questions
1. Where does Marcia send the apprentice boy when she comes back from a walk to discover him in the cottage with the others, and why?
2. What does DomDaniel do when he senses the presence of Jenna and Boy 412?
3. What happens to the Marsh Python when the Big Thaw finally begins?
4. What happens when Jenna touches the circle on the wall with the dragon inside it?
5. What does Aunt Zelda see in the duck pond?
6. What is the first and most important thing Boy 412 remembers from his days in the Young Army, and how does it help him now?
7. What do Jenna, Nicko, and Boy 412 find when they wake the next morning and chase the hunter's apprentice, hoping to catch up with him before he can tell anyone where the Keeper's Cottage is?
8. What do Aunt Zelda and the group decide to do with the Hunter before he thaws, and who finds and carries out the spell?
9. Where is the body of DomDaniel's apprentice found, and in what condition?
10. What is served for Boy 412's apprentice supper?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What happens to the Queen? When does this occur? Who is taken from the castle shortly thereafter? What is the importance of this person's survival? Who knows the person's true identity? What allies are lending their support to ensure the safety and survival of this person?
Essay Topic 2
Although Alther is a ghost, he is still more than willing to help out where he can. In what ways does Alther help Marcia? How does he manage to make life more difficult for DomDaniel, despite lacking a corporeal self? What surprises does he leave for DomDaniel that will cause him discomfort?
Essay Topic 3
Who is Boy 412? Where is he found and by whom? What happens that causes Boy 412 to be fearful? What has Boy 412 been taught that he learns is untrue? When and where is he when he discovers the truth? How did Boy 412 almost ruin things for himself and those with him? What happens that changes his mind?
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