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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 keeps Taran from helping the shepherd get up from the rocky ledge one day?
2. What does the farmer with Craddoc's sheep credit most of his success to?
3. Where does Taran take the shepherd's sheep at the end of the winter?
4. Why does Doli separate from the group as the rest travel on?
5. What does Taran suggest to the fourth of the Free Commots to trick their aggressors?
Short Essay Questions
1. What has Llonio placed in the river behind his house, and what is it used for?
2. What part of his history does Craddoc tell Taran as they eat at his home?
3. How does Taran feel about the Commot Merin.
4. How does Taran feel about his work as a potter?
5. Where does Taran take Craddoc's sheep, and what is so peculiar about the people who take them?
6. What does Taran do to avoid having Dorath join the quest, and what happens?
7. After spending a season as a shepherd, how does Taran feel about his new life?
8. What do Taran and the travelers find among the rocks after leaving Dorath's camp?
9. What are the messages Taran sends Fflewdar Fflam to deliver after he hears Craddoc's story?
10. What is Taran's plan to help the fourth of the Free Commots fight against Dorath and his band?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Which character do you relate with the most in this book? Why is this? How does this character change throughout the book?
Essay Topic 2
Honor is something that many of the main characters are striving for in this book. Who is most affected by this pursuit, and how does it change the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Lord Goryon and Lord Gast are two very similar people, and yet they have some very notable and important differences. Using the text to cite some support, write a compare/contrast essay about these two characters.
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