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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. How does Serena reply when Brigham chastises her about the way she treats him since he arrives?
2. What does Serena do when her mother is slapped by a Dragoon?
3. What does Brigham feel about the people who are their hosts along the trail?
4. How does Serena reply when Brigham asks if he hurt her?
5. What does Serena think about while she rests from her ride?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Brigham get along with Ian MacGregor, Serena and Coll's father?
2. What does Brigham realize after getting over the shock of seeing Serena with blood all over her skirt?
3. How does Serena get Coll to eat while he is complaining about the food in Chapter Three?
4. Why does Brigham remind his groom, Jem, to remember Malcolm is young and impressionable?
5. What is unusual about Serena's behavior as she sits in front of the fire with her mother brushing her hair?
6. What does Fiona tell Serena about meeting her father that surprises Serena?
7. As Serena tends to Brigham's wound, what does she discover?
8. Why doesn't Serena like Brigham in spite of the fact that he got her brother to safety after being wounded?
9. Why is Brigham disturbed by the way Serena treats him in Chapter Two?
10. How does Maggie tease Serena when she does nothing but deny any interest in Brigham?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain what influences the strength of the Scottish Highlanders as they go to war. Give examples of how this is demonstrated in the story.
Essay Topic 2
Give examples of how Commander O'Sullivan and Commander Murray differ in their war tactics and what results in the situations where they disagreed.
Essay Topic 3
Explain the purpose of a duel; What are the rules of a duel? Why does Brigham have to set up Standish under false pretenses of a game of dice in order to fight the duel?
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