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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. Which character becomes indebted to Dream?
2. The proclamation refers to Hell as being Heaven's:
3. Charles has dinner with which of the following:
4. What is the surname of the main character?
5. Where does Lucifer go after retiring from Hell?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who are the three boys that awake Charles? What confession do they make?
2. What happens when Dream attempts to speak to Nada? What is Nada's response?
3. What is the compromise Dream offers to Loki?
4. What is the result of the proclamation?
5. What argument and gift are presented to Dream from Odin?
6. What does Charles do to avoid the specters?
7. What does Paine say when Charles asks what it is like to die?
8. Why do you think Nada told Dream his apology was inadequate?
9. Who attends Dream's court as a representative of Faerie? Which fairies are in charge of the realm?
10. Where are Paine's earthly remains? How did he die?
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
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
There are references to the dead or undead throughout the book. Why do you think that is the case? Do you think it has to do with the nature of the characters, the story, or as a vehicle to introduce and utilize the Endless? Do you think the use of the undead is effective? How do living characters interact with those that have died? How would you feel if you met the undead in a public venue?
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