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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When they first reach where Trymon is what do they notice about the Octavo?
2. What does Twoflower give Rincewind?
3. What do the people say they are going to do with Rincewind when they get to the top of the tower?
4. What happens after Rincewind says the eight spells from the Octavo?
5. What happens when the sunlight hits the Octavo?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Part 1) What was significant about the Octavo being able to talk to Rincewind?
Part 2) What does it imply that the book was a plain black book once the spells were in Trymon?
Part 3) What did the Octavo represent for Trymon? What did it represent for Rincewind?
Essay Topic 2
Pick one of the following to write about:
Part 1) If you had to choose one would you rather have the pile of gold, the diamond din chewers, or the Luggage? Explain why.
Part 2) If you were going on vacation what spot from the story would you want to visit and why?
Part 3) Do you believe that the Great A'Tuin is male or female or is that still indeterminable? Does the fact that magic helped the eggs to hatch matter?
Essay Topic 3
Part 1) Take a close look at Trymon's character. What were his attributes? What in his personality lead to his downfall?
Part 2) When the other wizards came to congratulate him why did he turn them to stone?
Part 3) What did it convey that the wizards wanted to congratulate Trymon even after he had locked them in the dungeon and taken the Octavo?
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