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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 one of the teens end up on the hood of a car?
2. What happens to all Great Elders?
3. To whom does Machiavelli introduce Billy the Kid?
4. When was Perenelle told her future?
5. What does Scathach recognize as belonging to the Anpu?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Sophie at first believe when she wakes in her aunt's house and what does she do when she realizes otherwise?
2. What is Nicholas Flamel's condition and what does Perenelle want to do?
3. Where are Sophie and Niten escaping from and why is Sophie upset?
4. What happens to the police officers outside a building which Dee and Virginia approach and how do Dee, Dare and Josh feel about it?
5. Who goes into Xibalba and what do they do?
6. What happens to the group on Danu Talis?
7. Where is Promotheseus driving a Jeep and why is he weak?
8. Who is following Odin and what transpires between them?
9. Why is Prometheusus upset and about what does he agree with Scathach?
10. What does Scathach contemplate in their volcanic prison, and what does Joan of Arc feel?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Warlock is one book in a series of novels involving Nicholas and the twins. Discuss the following.
1. What are a couple advantages of writing a series of novels about the same characters? Use examples.
2. What are a couple disadvantages of writing a series of novels about the same characters? Use examples.
3. Do you prefer to read a standalone book, or a series of books with the same main characters? Explain your response.
4. Do you think it is easier or more difficult (or about the same) to write a standalone book versus one in a series? Explain your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the following:
1. Who is/are the protagonists of the story and why?
2. Who is/are the antagonists of the story and why?
3. Which 3 secondary characters have the greatest impact on the plot?
4. Are any of the characters dispensable and which ones? Why or why not?
5. Do you think this is a character-driven plot or an action-driven plot? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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