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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 creatures crouch beneath the foul sky outside the gates of Valhalla?
2. What does Kate ask if she will need in Asgard before they go?
3. What part of London does Dirk say is antique buildings being ripped apart?
4. What does Neil say he definitively won't work with?
5. What song does Neil suddenly erupt into during Kate's conversation with Thor after his bath?
Short Essay Questions
1. What has happened as a result of the eagle changing back into a jet fighter?
2. What does Sally Mills say about Dirk's appearance at the hospital?
3. Where does Thor find Odin's contract and what happens when he tries to present the evidence in Valhalla?
4. What does the hammer that Thor pulls out to fight the eagle with look like?
5. How does Thor's mood affect Kate and the weather?
6. What does the author imply has happened to the Draycotts at the end of the book?
7. Who is Stan Dubeck?
8. What does Dirk think he should do to the Draycotts in regards to his suspicions about them concerning Anstey's death?
9. How does Thor describe himself to Kate and how does she react?
10. What happens to Dirk when he jumps out of his house?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Explain Dirk's encounter with Sally Mills at the cafe. Why is he in the cafe in the first place? What does she do to help him? Is he deserving of her help? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
Explain how the Coca-Cola machine is a recurrent motif in the story. Where does it appear? What is happening when it appears? What does the Coca-Cola machine turn out to be?
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