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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. How does the Tyrsis army defend against what the Gnomes use to scale the bluffs?
2. What normally houses the Sword of Shannara?
3. What did Shea think the Sword of Shannara was when he first saw it?
4. Who is Flick with as he watches the battle from the forest?
5. Where does Balinor go when Allanor tells the group to split up?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Keltset do when Rock Trolls surround the group at dusk?
2. What does Creel say to calm Shea's fears of never finding Fane and the Sword?
3. Why does Menion feel that the plan to evacuate Kern must be kept quiet?
4. What does Shea feel when he touches the Sword, and why?
5. How does Keltset die?
6. How does Durin die?
7. What does Menion know about Palance when he arrives at Tyrsis and why?
8. What happens when a Skull Bearer lands with Creel at Paranor?
9. What do Shea and Creel find when they get to Paranor?
10. What does Shea find when he wakes after escaping the crumbling Mountain Pass?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What are some of the key examples of gratitude in this book, and how do these instances affect that characters involved in those scenes?
Essay Topic 2
The characters in this plot all had their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the book and how this goal affected the characters around them.
Essay Topic 3
Power and Greed were two common themes in this book. Where did they appear, and how do they differ in their manifestations?
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