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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. Neil asked Thor if he liked _____ when he delivered the Coca-Cola machine.
2. Who is the world's greatest publisher of the world's sleaziest newspaper?
3. Who does Dirk see in the hospital when he wakes up?
4. What is the only thing that keeps Kate from screaming as she and Thor hurtle through space?
5. Where does Dirk decline offers that don't involve the procurement of cigarettes?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Thor's mood affect Kate and the weather?
2. What deliberate provocation does Thor precipitate toward Kate after his bath and how does Kate react?
3. How does Dirk hurt himself as he tries to get into confront the eagle?
4. Who is Stan Dubeck?
5. How does Kate know that Thor is the man she has been looking for from the airport?
6. What does the author imply has happened to the Draycotts at the end of the book?
7. How does Neil approach Kate about the vending machine?
8. How does Thor put things right after he tears up Odin's contract and why does he do this?
9. What happens to Dirk when he jumps out of his house?
10. What does the North Sea look like when Kate and Thor arrive in Asgard?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the conflict between Dirk and The Great Zaganza. What does The Great Zaganza do to torment Dirk? Why does he do this?
Essay Topic 2
Explain how Dirk ends up at King's Cross station. What is he looking for that leads him there? What happens when he gets there?
Essay Topic 3
Describe how the anthropomorphism of Guilt in the book. How is this brought to fruition at the end?
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