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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 the green-eyed devil-figure wave around?
2. In Dirk's experience, what do crazy, pushy New York drivers explain to oncoming traffic as they careen out into the road?
3. What does Tsuliwaensis say in terms of the number of immortal gods that are left?
4. What did Odin sacrifice one of his own eyes for?
5. On what type of bass does Neil play "The Ride of the Valkyries"?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Kate know that Thor is the man she has been looking for from the airport?
2. Who is Stan Dubeck?
3. How do Toe Rag and the green-eyed monster try to escape from Valhalla?
4. What does the North Sea look like when Kate and Thor arrive in Asgard?
5. Why was the Aries Rising Record Group founded and how did it evolve?
6. What has happened as a result of the eagle changing back into a jet fighter?
7. What does the old man that finally gives Dirk a cigarette look like?
8. What does the author imply has happened to the Draycotts at the end of the book?
9. How does Thor react when Kate questions him about the supernatural events surrounding him?
10. What kind of treatment does Thor want for his wounds?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Dirk's house with Anstey's house. How do the different settings represent the personalities of the two men?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Valhalla. How do people get there? What is it used for? What does it look like? Explain how it compares with the modern world?
Essay Topic 3
Explain the symbolism of the Draycotts in the book. What do they do for a living? How do they compare symbolically with Thor and Odin?
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