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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Chapter 17, where does Athol say he is going to move his people for the Winter?
2. What does Sheelagh give Merlyn as she is preparing to leave him and go meet Donuil?
(a) A picture of herself.
(b) A deep kiss.
(c) Her ring.
(d) A flower.
3. When does Mordecai die?
(a) Right as help arrives.
(b) Before Merlyn can reach him.
(c) During the night he spends with Merlyn.
(d) When he arrives back home.
4. What kind of feeling does Merlyn have as he and his people depart Eire?
(a) A sense of relief.
(b) A sense of foreboding.
(c) A sense of joy.
(d) A sense of sadness.
5. How does Arthur react when he sees Excalibur for the first time?
(a) He grips it strongly and doesn't want to let it go.
(b) He is disinterested.
(c) He doesn't react at all, almost like he's in a trance.
(d) Even though he's very little, he can pick it up with ease.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long does the period of peace last after the incident with Dergyll?
2. Where does Merlyn go in Chapter 9 to stop himself from thinking about and lusting after Sheelagh?
3. During his hunting expedition, how does Merlyn make sure his kill is picked up?
4. Who challenges Merlyn to a shooting contest in Chapter 20?
5. What advice does Sheelagh give Donuil when the search party is unable to find the missing man?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do Merlyn's friends make him go hunting before the festivities in Chapter 21?
2. What does Sheelagh tell Merlyn about the feasts her father hosts?
3. How does Merlyn react in Chapter 19 when he hears that the leper colony has been attacked?
4. What misunderstanding do Dergyll and Merlyn realize has happened between them?
5. How does Sheelagh first react when she thinks Merlyn is accusing her of having dreams that come true?
6. How does Arthur's wet nurse react when Merlyn tells her that Arthur will be going to Camulod?
7. In what situation does Merlyn find Mordecai after everyone goes out looking for him?
8. What happens after Dergyll and Merlyn realize what has happened with Ironhair?
9. What is Liam Twistback best known for?
10. For what reasons does Sheelagh given Merlyn such a deep kiss as she leaves to reunite with Donuil?
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