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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 is weakened helping the Flamels track Josh?
2. About what does Perenelle tell Sophie and Tsagaglalal?
3. How does Perenelle feel about Nicholas dying?
4. Where does the couple appear?
5. What does the time where Scathach, Joan of Arc, Saint-Germain, Palamedes, and William Shakespeare now are precede?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Dr. John Dee change Josh and why?
2. Where are Dee, Dare and Josh headed and how does Dare handle their pursuers?
3. What significant choice does Josh make?
4. How does Sophie feel about Perenelle using Sophie's aura, and what does Sophie decide?
5. What happens to the group on Danu Talis?
6. Why does Abraham create the book and what part is Mars supposed to play in the upcoming confrontation with John Dee?
7. What does Perenelle try to do as they are riding in the Jeep and what does she know about her and husband?
8. Where is Promotheseus driving a Jeep and why is he weak?
9. Where are Machiavelli and Billy the Kid and about what are they talking?
10. Who is the author of the Prologue and what does she say about Nicholas Flamel?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss one of the following:
1. Trace and analyze the theme of growth in The Warlock. Consider the following questions as you write: What characters are most concerned with growth? Why? What are some symbols of growth? Symbols of rigidity? What characters seem rigid?
2. Trace and analyze the theme of courage in The Warlock. Which characters struggle with this issue? Why? Which characters seem to possess courage? Why?
3. Trace and analyze the theme of death in The Warlock. Consider the death of Mike as an random act of nature and the death of Luis as the result of conscious violence. Consider also in your answer the death of innocence in Rick from the beginning of the book to the end.
Essay Topic 2
Oftentimes, a book has more of a character-driven plot rather than action driven, and oftentimes the other way. Some books seem to balance the two. Discuss the following:
1. What do you think it means to say that a plot is character driven? Action driven?
2. How do you think a plot differs if it is character driven versus action driven?
3. Which type of plot do you find more interesting? Why?
4. Do you think it is possible to have a plot where action and character development share equal time? Why or why not.
5. What type of plot do you think The Warlock is? Explain your response.
Essay Topic 3
Characters are an integral and important part of almost all novels. Discuss the following:
1. Compare/contrast the characters of Rick and Lon. How are they similar? How are they different? Is there a flaw in each of their personalities? Be specific and give examples.
2. Compare/contrast the characters of Lon and Nuke. How do they seem different? Which do you like more? Why? Which one seems more of a well-rounded character?
3. Thoroughly analyze how three of the secondary characters in Warlock help drive the plot and what their contribution is to the storyline. Are any of the secondary characters unnecessary? Indispensable? Which of the secondary characters are likable? Which are either unlikable or even despicable? Be specific and give examples.
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