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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Will tell his father that Will is not?
2. What does Mary say about love when Lyra says that witches are fierce?
3. What does the Lady begin feeding her dragonfly in order to keep it alive?
4. What is happening which makes Roke's task even more dangerous?
5. What happens when the bomb suddenly goes off?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Father Gomez appeared he was going to take a large part in the story.
1) Why did the author never allow Father Gomez to be seen by the children?
2) What was the significance of the angel killing Father Gomez? Why didn't he go and tell the children?
3) What did it give to the reader to see Father Gomez and his tracking of Lyra through Mary? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
1) Dust, Shadows and Sraf are all the same thing. Explain the difference between Dust and the angels.
2) Angels were said to have worked Mary Malones machine. Was her machine worked by the same thing as the alethiometer? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Mrs. Coulter is Lyra's mother but they have a non traditional relationship. Explain the relationship between this mother and daughter pair as it appears in the first of the book. Explain how it is different at the end of the book. What events take place that cause these changes?
This section contains 280 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)