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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. For what does Dee say the release of the monsters is?
2. Who does Scathach scare away?
3. What does Tsagaglalal say is a tradition?
4. Who is Odin, Hel and Black Hawk's common enemy?
5. Who does Anubis put in chains?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Tsagaglalal feel about immortality and why is she and Gilgamesh immortal?
2. Why is John Dee angry and how does he react to waht Machiavelli says?
3. Why does Virginia become angry at John Dee and how does he placate her?
4. What is the effect of everyone reading their tablets and what does Tsagaglalal tell them about the fall of Danu Talis?
5. What does Abraham give Scathach?
6. What do Machiavelli and Billy the Kid discuss about Virginia Dare?
7. Where is Marethyu taken and what happens while he is there?
8. Where does the Lotan come from and what does Dee do with it?
9. Where do Black Hawk, Mars, Odin and Hel go and what is their plan?
10. Who appears on Abraham's tower after the fight with the vimana and what does Scathach realize about him?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
Often, authors will write about "what they know," and sometimes knowing a little about the author makes the books more interesting. Discuss the following:
1. Research and give a brief biographical sketch of Michael Scott.
2. What in Scott's background may have helped him in writing The Warlock? What may have influenced the way he depicts various characters and scenes?
3. Do you think there is always some of the author's own life in his/her novels? Why or why not? Give examples.
Essay Topic 3
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?
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