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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long has the party been traveling?
2. What food does Anne prepare for Shakespeare and Jonson?
3. How much money is given to the beggar?
4. Who begins to court Judith?
5. In what year does the story take place?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In several instances a character will enter into an alternate reality. Why does this happen? How does it happen? Do you think that the person escapes reality on purpose or is it an unconscious act? Discuss fantasy versus reality, why it is important, and how the difference is taught through characterization. Also discuss possible psychological implications and possible confusion of facts.
Essay Topic 2
Compare "The Wake" 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?
Essay Topic 3
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.
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