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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character attempts to slip away early in the morning?
2. Odin created a micro-world that showed a miniaturized version of what?
3. What is the name given to Charles by the bullies?
4. To what realm did the fairies owe a tithe?
5. Where does Charles see the ghosts?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Many characters end up in strange worlds or alternate realities, suggesting the existence of a parallel universe. What are your thoughts on a parallel universe? Do you think one can exist? Can there be more than one? If so, are certain intersections or events predestined or does free will rule over all? What do you think might be happening in your parallel universe right now?
Essay Topic 2
Fear is an important theme throughout the book, particularly when unusual and unexplained things happen. Discuss fear as it is used in "Seasons of Mist." Explain how fear works into various stories and how it relates to various characters. Some examples include Rowland's fear of the three bullies at the boarding school.
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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