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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What gives Rainie her powers?
2. Who forced Shakespeare to take his son along for the summer?
3. What does Shakespeare's son say his father is obsessed with?
4. What does Rainie use for ashtrays?
5. How does Peaseblossom describe Puck?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Fear is a common theme in this book that is presented a number of times by a number of characters, especially Calliope, Rainie, and Hamnet. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the characters in the book?
Essay Topic 2
Sacrifice was a theme that was very prevalent in this book, especially in the case of the Siamese cat and Shakespeare. Who were the characters most affected by this theme, and how did they allow sacrifice to change their lives?
Essay Topic 3
What role does symbolism play in these stories and where does it appear? How is the plot of the stories altered by the presence of these symbols?
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