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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 does Vega Jane witness when she visits her parents in UNDEVIGINTI: “Truly Alone”?
2. How much “smoke weed” is specified in the reward offered by the Council for information leading to the apprehension of Quentin Herms?
3. What items does Vega principally work on finishing at Stacks while the Wall is built?
4. What is the name of the guard who stamps the employees’ hands when they enter Stacks?
5. What creatures are described as having "at least two hundred and fifty heads growing out of the one body along its full length”?
Short Essay Questions
1. What suggestion does John Jane make regarding the Wall in QUATTUORDECIM: “A Night of Queries”?
2. How is Morrigone described in SEPTEM: “Morrigone”? What does Morrigone ask Vega in the chapter?
3. How does Vega introduce herself and Delph in UNUS: “A Place Called Wormwood”? How old are these characters?
4. What does Vega discover when she returns to Wormwood in UNDECIM: “The Chain of Destin”?
5. Why does Vega return to Stacks after work in VIGINTI UNUS: “Eon and the Hole”? What does Vega see in the pit there?
6. Who speaks to Vega Jane on the battlefield in VIGINTI TRES: “Who Must Survive”? What is given to Vega?
7. What is the reward that Julius Domitar describes to his employees in NOVEM: “The Reward”?
8. How and where does Vega first encounter Harry Two in SEPTENDECIM: “Harry Two”? Why does she give him this name?
9. How is the chain called “Destin” introduced in UNDECIM: “The Chain of Destin”?
10. What conversation does Vega Jane overhear while hiding in Quentin’s cottage in NOVEM: “The Reward”?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How are the characters of Vega Jane and Morrigone alike? How do they differ? How does each of these female Wugs stand in contrast to other females in Wormwood?
Essay Topic 2
Describe and discuss the rituals surrounding the Duelum in the novel. How frequently does the event take place? Who participates in the fights of the Duelum? How would you compare the Duelum to the Roman gladiatorial contests?
Essay Topic 3
Analyze the character of Julius Domitar and his reaction to Harry Two in the reading. How does Domitar’s character evolve throughout the story? In what ways does Domitar help Vega Jane?
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