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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 does Gilgamesh say Abraham is finishing?
2. What does Abraham give Scathach?
3. Who is waiting for Sophie when she arrives where she is going?
4. How does Sohpie understand about the ritual they are doing?
5. Where are the former prisoners flying?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the effect of everyone reading their tablets and what does Tsagaglalal tell them about the fall of Danu Talis?
2. What does Scathach think about her sister Aoife?
3. Where are the Flamels, Niten and Prometheus and how is the Lotan conquered?
4. Why is Mars Ultor worn out and who does he encounter?
5. What does Abraham give Scathach?
6. How does Tsagaglalal feel about immortality and why is she and Gilgamesh immortal?
7. Where does the Lotan come from and what does Dee do with it?
8. What instructions does Tsagaglalal give Sophie concerning magic?
9. What fight does Tsagaglalal intervene in and what does she tell the fighters?
10. What do Machiavelli and Billy the Kid discuss about Virginia Dare?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the following:
1. What is a plot? What are the most important elements of a plot and their definition? Do all novels have a plot? Why or why not?
2. Write a brief synopsis of the plot of The Warlock, identifying where the various elements of the plot occur (Exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution or denouement). Do you find it difficult to identify the plot? Why or why not? What about the various elements of the plot?
3. Identify the major sub-plots and their elements in The Warlock. (The subplots may not contain every element of a major plot). Do the sub-plots add to the main plot? Why or why not. Are the sub-plots interesting in and of themselves? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss one of the following:
1. Thoroughly analyze how the setting informs the plot in The Warlock.
2. Trace and analyze one major theme of The Warlock. How is the theme represented by symbolism? By the characters' behaviors? By the action?
3. Trace and analyze two secondary themes of The Warlock. How are the themes represented by symbolism? By the characters' behaviors? By the action?
Essay Topic 3
Many readers of fiction place themselves in the position of one character, wondering if they would do the same thing as that character. Discuss the following:
1. Do you think one of the values of literature is to serve as a reflection of oneself? Why or why not?
2. Socrates said "Know thyself." How can reading a book such as The Warlock help a reader to know him/herself? Do you find yourself reflecting on your own character and abilities when reading The Warlock? Why or why not?
3. Choose one specific incident in The Warlock to discuss and compare one of the characters' response to how you think you would respond.
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