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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. Where does Brant go in the beginning of this chapter?
2. Robert and the beautiful woman decided that they were caught in the dreaming city's _______.
3. Who is Mairon's uncle?
4. What adjective is used to describe this new character?
5. What kind of injuries were suffered by Brant?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who volunteers to tell the next tale? What is unusual about the character?
2. Explain the regime of the city and how the rulers are viewed by Cluracan.
3. According to the characters, what caused the unusual storm?
4. How long has it been since Cluracan visited Aurelian? What is the condition of the city when he arrives?
5. How does Mairon react to Cluracan's prophecy?
6. What do the stranded travelers do while the storm rages outside?
7. Who visits in Cluracan in secret?
8. Who does Brant meet when he leaves the great room to find a restroom?
9. What does Tucker do when he discovers that Charlene is injured? Where do they go?
10. What is Charlene's condition when Brant wakes up? What does the couple do?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Politics are also referred to in the book. In Cluracan's Tale, Gaiman refers to the politics of Aurelian and Cluracan's duty to interfere in a summit. In "The Golden Boy" the author devotes an entire story to a chosen one's rise in politics. Discuss the use of politics in the graphic novel. Do you think politics are an important part of the book? Explain. How else could Gaiman incorporate politics into the book? Also examine the use of politics in relationships.
Essay Topic 2
Fairies are magical creatures that appear in a wide variety of art forms from literature to paintings and movies. Discuss fairies. What are some famous fairies? Do you have a favorite? How does Cluracan compare to other famous fairies? Where do fairies come from? Where do they live? What kinds of powers do fairies have?
Essay Topic 3
Write a detailed character description for each Endless character that appears in the book. Choose your favorite and explain why you prefer that specific character.
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