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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. What published work does The Quenta most resemble?
2. What man did the prophecy speak of?
3. Where did the Elves live?
4. Who went to gather gloom for Morgoth?
5. Who was Gelmir king of?
Short Essay Questions
1. Where was the Land of the Sun and how much was known about this place?
2. Whom did Morgoth hold hostage, and what did Morgoth finally do to this hostage?
3. In what ways did Morgoth cause trouble?
4. Who was Melko, what was his alternate name, and why was he given this alternate name?
5. What was Vaiya and how did it differ above the Earth and below it?
6. Why did Turgon spend so much time away from his people, and where did he go when he wanted to be alone?
7. What did the Allfather create in Year 0 and how was time measured before the Sun and Moon came to be?
8. What are the Annals and how do they differ from other parts of the book?
9. How did Chapter 2 differ from Chapter 1?
10. What did Ulmo want the Valinor to do and why?
Essay Topic 1
Describe the days and nights in Valinor. How do the days in Valinor differ from the days in Middle-earth?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the Balrogs and analyze their role in The Terrible Last Battle. For whom did they fight and why did they fight?
Essay Topic 3
How does Morgoth assert and build on his power? Name several ways.
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