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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. Who does Aunt Luceiia see in Arthur in Chapter 19?
2. What does Merlyn decide to leave behind as he heads to Twistback's home for dinner in Chapter 15?
3. What advice does Sheelagh give Donuil when the search party is unable to find the missing man?
4. How do Merlyn's troops feel about the attack on the leper colony?
5. When does Mordecai die?
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. What misunderstanding do Dergyll and Merlyn realize has happened between them?
4. What does Sheelagh seem to know instinctively about her relationship with Donuil?
5. For what reasons does Sheelagh given Merlyn such a deep kiss as she leaves to reunite with Donuil?
6. What ends up happening with Sheelagh and Donuil in Chapter 23?
7. What does Merlyn find out about Ambrose's work when he returns to Camulod in Chapter 19?
8. What advice does Ambrose give Merlyn in Chapter 20 when Merlyn mentions that he'd like to travel to Cambria?
9. In what situation does Merlyn find Mordecai after everyone goes out looking for him?
10. What do Merlyn and his group realize about the armed men they see early in Chapter 19, right after they land on familiar soil?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss 1) at least 3 ways the novel would change if it were written from the perspective of Arthur as well as 2) at least 3 literary devices Whyte could use while writing from this new and different perspective.
Essay Topic 2
Describe at least 4 features of Ironhair and how those features fulfill the traditional, literary requirements of a villain.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss at least 4 aspects of "The Saxon Shore" that can easily be carried over into the next novel in The Camulod Chronicles.
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