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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. Vernet tells Langdon and Sophie that he has a duty to protect what?
2. Teabing tells of how books of the Bible were chosen by whom?
3. When Sophie calls the police, with whom does she speak?
4. Remy pours what beverage for himself and Silas?
5. Bishop Aringarosa leaves the Castel Gandolfo with a heavy briefcase containing ________ equaling twenty million euros.
Short Essay Questions
1. Who shoots Aringarosa and what are the implications of that?
2. How do Sophie and Teabing manage to save the keystone when Silas attacks them in Teabing's home?
3. How does this section of the book (Chapters 74-78) help Sophie to understand her grandfather and help the reader to understand Sophie better?
4. What is the cryptex and how is it discovered?
5. How and why has Vernet's attitude changed and what does it mean for Langdon and Sophie in this section?
6. What does Teabing point out about the painting of The Last Supper and what questions does it raise?
7. What surprising twist does the story take with regard to Remy, and how might it change future events?
8. What reason does Langdon figure out that caused Fache to frame Langdon for murder?
9. How does the relationship between Langdon and Sophie change, in Chapters 79 through 84, and what events are foreshadowed that may cause them to have conflicting views?
10. What interesting religious opinions does Teabing reveal to Sophie in this section?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In the book, there is quite a bit of corruption within the Opus Dei order. What major real life organizations might that be compared to and in what ways? Use examples from both the book and real life to support your answers.
Essay Topic 2
The author, Dan Brown, uses plot twists quite often in the book. Describe, in detail, your favorite plot twist. Why was it your favorite? What new information did it provide? What old information did it nullify? Also, how different do you feel the book would have been, had that plot twist not existed?
Essay Topic 3
Which one of the following characters do you feel was most important to the story? Use examples from the book to support your answer.
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