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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 attempt to use to help Duf Delphia in QUADRAGINTA UNUS: “Slivers Too Few”?
2. Who has carried Vega to her cottage in QUINQUAGINTA: “The Duelum Champion”?
3. Whose portrait is hung over the doorway inside the Council headquarters in QUADRAGINTA TRES: “A Matter of Parchment”?
4. How frequently does the Duelum take place in Wormwood?
5. How many heads does the cobble have when it appears to attack Vega and Delph?
Short Essay Questions
1. What prevents Vega’s rivals from chopping down her tree house in TRIGINTA DUO: “A Single Care”?
2. What does Vega spend her winnings on from the Duelum in QUADRAGINTA QUATTUOR: “Vega Down Under”?
3. Where does Vega Jane go first in the morning that opens QUADRAGINTA NOVEM: “To the Death”? Why?
4. To whom does Vega Jane give her Duelum winnings to in QUINQUAGINTA: “The Duelum Champion”? Why?
5. What does Vega Jane discover about the straps for the Wall in TRIGINTA NOVEM: “All Fall Down”?
6. What plan does Delph announce to Vega when he arrives in TRIGINTA UNUS: “Practice Makes Imperfect”?
7. What change does Thansius announce regarding the Duelum in VIGINTI SEPTEM: “The Duelum”?
8. What exchange takes place between Vega Jane and Morrigone at the funeral in QUADRAGINTA SEPTEM: “Dust to Dust”?
9. Whom is Vega slated to fight in the first round of the Duelum in TRIGINTA TRES: “Foes United”? How does Vega feel about this opponent?
10. How is Vega’s time in prison described in VIGINTI OCTO: “Valhall”? Who visits Vega?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the differences and similarities between male and female expectations in the novel. Do you think that Wormwood exhibits gender equality? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the theme of friendship in The Finisher. How is this theme illustrated through the characters of Vega and Delph? What other examples reflect the theme of friendship in the narrative? How does Harry Two reflect the theme?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the political structure of Wormwood. Who is Wormwood’s official leader? How many Wugs comprise the Council that oversees the village? Are these leaders elected or appointed?
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