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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 is the surname of the family?
2. What are the family portraits used for by Dream?
3. What does Azazel intend to use as a bargaining chip with Dream?
4. What type of creature is the Merkin?
5. To what order does Shivering Jemmy belong?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is offered to Dream from Shivering Jemmy?
2. What is Loki's reaction when Thor attempts to return him to his prison?
3. What does Charles begin to notice as he looks around the campus?
4. Who serves the guests at dinner? What is the entertainment provided to the guests?
5. What does Desire do to torment Dream?
6. Where are Paine's earthly remains? How did he die?
7. What is the name of the abode of the Norse gods? Who is the king god?
8. What are the two most tempting offers? Who offers them to Dream?
9. What argument and gift are presented to Dream from Odin?
10. Which members of the family attend the meeting?
Essay Topic 1
Compare "Seasons of Mist" with one or more of Gaiman's other books in the series. Which is, in your opinion, the best? Explain. Which did you like the least? Explain. What future scenarios might you want to see in upcoming books? Which characters would you like to see portrayed more often? Why?
Essay Topic 2
Write a detailed character description for each Endless character that appears in the book. Choose your favorite and why you prefer that specific character.
Essay Topic 3
Gaiman is known for paying homage to various authors and works of literature. Choose at least four references used in the book. Write at least 250 words on each reference. Also add your opinion as to why Gaiman chose that particular author or reference.
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