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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 the knight's name?
2. What is in the bowl?
3. Why was Robin so happy to be back in Sherwood?
4. Who took third place?
5. Which was the first beggar to fight with Robin?
Short Essay Questions
1. What gifts were given to the Knight?
2. How did "Guy of Gisbourne" explain the blood on his clothes?
3. Why was it that the three beggars attacked Robin?
4. What did Little John overhear, and why is it of interest to Robin?
5. What did the message from Richard mean and what was it?
6. What did Robin ask of his final resting place?
7. Why did the Knight pawn his land and for what reason?
8. Why does the author say that he doesn't blame the reader for putting down the book?
9. How did Little John force the other friars to let him come with them?
10. How did Robin convince Little John not to hurt the women of the Priory?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Many times throughout the novel, honor is held higher than money, fame or fortune. Explain what differences occur in our social structure that undermine the possibility of such a life being maintained at present.
Essay Topic 2
Robin and his family seem to have a penchant for getting into trouble with the law. List the offenses of the three family members of Robin and Robin himself, and explain their crimes. What is different about them? What is similar?
Essay Topic 3
Robin often acts in his own interest. Support or deny this statement. How do you think the band of men act as a whole, lawless or selfless? Explain your answer and draw up an essay in support or condemnation of the merry men and their dealings.
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