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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 did someone hide in Thor's helmet once to provoke him?
2. Who does the narrator think would not like Dirk's bedroom decor?
3. In what way does Toe Rag consider himself a professional?
4. What does the mechanic claim damaged the sensitive parts of the engine workings of Dirk's car?
5. What kind of car does Kate drive?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Dirk think about Anstey's bedroom?
2. What does Kate say about her neighbor who plays double bass?
3. What does the pub look like where Kate and Dirk go when the cars are getting fixed?
4. What does Dirk think of the 6:30 am meeting time that Anstey arranged for them?
5. What does Dirk think about the missing Miss Pearce and what is his history with her?
6. How does Odin feel about the article he has read in the newspaper about the incident at the airport?
7. What does Odin's room look like at Woodshead?
8. What does Dirk say of the kind of day he thinks Kate has had and how does she react?
9. Describe Dirk's 'Zen' navigation method.
10. What does Dirk think of the group of waiters when they are waiting around at the Islington cafe?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain the meaning of the title, "The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul".
Essay Topic 2
Describe the moral of the book from Odin's point of view. What does he wish he had experienced in Asgard? What things did the gods overlook that were important?
Essay Topic 3
Explain Dirk's relationship with the electronic I Ching calculator. Why does he buy it? What keeps happening with it? What does it tell him?
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