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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Eliduc cleverly helps defeat the king's enemies and is rewarded how?
2. What happens the night before the tournament?
3. Where does Tristram hide?
4. Milun returns home after achieving fame as a knight. What does he discover?
5. One of the knights falls deeply in love with whom?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Each story involves conflict surrounding the emotion of love.
Part 1) How is there conflict surrounding love? Why is there conflict?
Part 2) How does this conflict affect readers? What is the overall message sent by these stories?
Part 3) How is this conflict found in books and other media today? Why does this theme continue to be used?
Essay Topic 2
Faith and one's ultimate reward are connected in Le Fresne's story.
Part 1) Describe Le Fresne's story. How was Le Fresne faithful? Why was she faithful?
Part 2) How is she rewarded? What does this reveal about the connection between faithfulness and reward?
Part 3) Should she have been faithful in this situation? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
These stories reflect beliefs, ideals, and conflict during the time in which the stories are written.
Part 1) How do these stories reflect the time in which they were written?
Part 2) How are they relevant to readers of that time?
Part 3) How are these stories relevant today? Will they continue to be relevant? Why or why not?
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