|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What insult does Apollo shout at the Colossus?
2. Who sacrifices themselves to snuff out the fire Nero starts in the forest?
3. What oath has Apollo already broken?
4. Who thanks Apollo for saving him before leaving the group?
5. Who does Apollo see approaching shortly after he and Meg get to the gates of Dodona?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who shows up at the gates of Dodona just when Apollo and Meg are trying to free the captives?
2. Who puts out the fire the Nero starts in the forest before escaping, and how does Apollo feel about it?
3. What doe Apollo think is the reasoning behind Triumvirate Holdings wanting to gain control over the Oracles?
4. Who comes to campus in the middle of the battle against the Colossus?
5. What does Rhea tell Apollo during their conversation in the forest?
6. What gifts did Meg and Apollo receive from their fellow campers before they ventured into the forest?
7. How does the Colossus deconstruct?
8. What offering does Apollo give to the geyser god, and how does the geyser god react?
9. What is the Colossus Neronis, and what does it have to do with Camp Half-Blood?
10. What weapon did Apollo choose to take with him into the forest, and why?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the narrative tone of Apollo. Use specific adjectives and examples from the text to discern the nature of his tone.
Essay Topic 2
The story is told entirely from the perspective of Apollo. Analyze the author's choice to tell the story from Apollo's viewpoint. How does reading the events from Apollo's perspective affect the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay in which you examine how Apollo's sense of self-awareness changes throughout the novel. What events and relationships throughout the novel cause Apollo to be more aware of himself? Use evidence from the novel to support your claims.
This section contains 776 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)