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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who builds the city of Nargothrond?
2. What is the relationship between Elrond and Elros?
3. Whose feast does Eol attend when his wife and son leave for Gondolin?
4. What is the title of Chapter 13 of the book?
5. What is the name of the child Luthien and Beren have together?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Elves and Men in the book. What reasons did Iluvatar have for creating so many differences between the two races of Ea?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the theme of creation portrayed in the book. What relation might the author wish for the reader to see between the creation story of Ea and the Biblical creation of earth?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the nature of the Silmarils in the book. What might the author wish for the Silmarils to symbolize regarding faith in the book?
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