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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is it that Lord Asriel finds in the tunnel that illuminates it?
2. What does Mary say is an important animal in the Mulefa's world and is looked after?
3. Where does Mary make them promise not to go?
4. Why is the weather seeming to go crazy?
5. What does Lord Asriel say will happen if Metatron wins?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 11) Why did Tialys and the Lady decide not to talk about the fact that they were dying? 2) In what way was death portrayed in the book? Did it change the perception of death to have it suddenly arrive as a person that is kind? 3) What did Will mean when he said if he killed the frog they would be taking it with them?
Essay Topic 2THE AMBER SPYGLASS is the third book in the series. 1) Is it necessary to have read the other books to understand this one? 2) What are some of the plots that are unanswered in the story? 3) Does it add or detract from the book to have a plot or subplot left open.
Essay Topic 3Iorek eats Lee's body earlier on in the story. What does this tell the reader and was it significant that the reader know that Iorek had eaten Lee's body? Explain. In cannibalistic cultures, it was believed that devouring someone could give the eater part of the creatures memories or characteristics. Do you think this has a bearing on Iorek's decision? Why or why not?
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