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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What makes Will and Lyra blush?
2. What is happening which makes Roke's task even more dangerous?
3. Who arrives suddenly while Will and Lyra are beginning to be attacked by the horsemen?
4. What does Mrs. Coulter tell Metatron when he asks her where Lord Asriel is doing and where he is?
5. What does Mary see getting out of the water at night?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
When Mary and Will return to their world she tells him that she will look after him and help him if she can.
1) Was it necessary that Will have Mary? Explain.
2) How would Will's return to his world have been different without her?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the angels.
1) How are the angels in the story different from how angels are normally depicted.
2) Could a different creature have been substituted for the angels and created the same reaction from the reader? Explain your reasoning.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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