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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 name of the demon servant?
2. What feeling does the demon have toward Lucifer?
3. Before going into Hell, Dream pays a visit to which of the following:
4. Who will ensure the messenger's safety?
5. What object is Thor known to carry?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who is the messenger sent from Dream to Lucifer? Why is the messenger above being harmed by the demons?
2. What bargaining chip does Azazel intend to use to strike a deal with Dream?
3. Whose child does Dream visit? What is the mother's opinion of Dream?
4. What is the name of the abode of the Norse gods? Who is the king god?
5. Dream calls a meeting to discuss what issue? Where is the discussion held?
6. Who does Dream go to for advice about the key? Does Dream receive good advice?
7. What does Dream find when he arrives in Hell?
8. What other representatives are present in Dream's court?
9. What kind of meeting does Destiny call? Where is it held?
10. Who visits Destiny in the garden? What is the purpose of the visit?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the origin of the Endless. Some say that the characters have always existed and therefore are immortal and eternal. What is your opinion on the subject? Do you think the family is actually "Endless?" Where do you think they came from? If they are eternal and immortal, how were they created?
Essay Topic 2
Create your own brand of fan fiction involving the Endless. What scenario would you develop to show the characters' strengths and weaknesses? Who would the other characters be? Would your graphic novel be one story or a series of vignettes? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
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?
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