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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 Sophie do with the emerald tablet?
2. Where are Odin, Hel and Black Hawk headed after picking up their passenger?
3. On what are letters from Abraham written?
4. What does Tsagaglalal say is a tradition?
5. Why does Sophie leave Josh?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Scathach think about her sister Aoife?
2. What does Abraham give Scathach?
3. Where does the Lotan come from and what does Dee do with it?
4. What fight does Tsagaglalal intervene in and what does she tell the fighters?
5. What is the effect of everyone reading their tablets and what does Tsagaglalal tell them about the fall of Danu Talis?
6. Who is at the party at Tsagaglalal's house and why do they get along?
7. Where are the Flamels, Niten and Prometheus and how is the Lotan conquered?
8. What do Machiavelli and Billy the Kid discuss about Virginia Dare?
9. What does Perenelle give Nicholas and what does she say as to why she revived Nicholas?
10. Why is Mars Ultor worn out and who does he encounter?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Titles often play a vital role in making a person decide to read a particular book. Discuss the following:
1. Fully explain why you think The Warlock is titled as such. Do you think it is the best title for the book? Why or why not? Can you think of a better title? Why would you choose it?
2. How important is a title in influencing you to consider reading a book? Explain your answer.
3. Do you think a title needs to have direct relevance to a book's content? Explain your answer.
4. Have you ever read a book that when you finished, you do not understand the relevance of the title? Does it discourage you from "trusting" that particular author again?
Essay Topic 2
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.
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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