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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 Perenelle place around Nicolas' neck?
2. On what are letters from Abraham written?
3. For what does Dee say the release of the monsters is?
4. Who storms into the room where Perenelle and the others are?
5. Where does Tsagaglalal send Mars and the others?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do Sophie and Josh end up together and who do they meet?
2. What does Virginia Dare tell Josh the purpose of the monsters is?
3. What does Scathach watch from the mouth of the cave?
4. What do Machiavelli and Billy the Kid discuss about Virginia Dare?
5. Where are the former prisoners in Chapter 49 and what is Prometheus doing?
6. What is the effect of everyone reading their tablets and what does Tsagaglalal tell them about the fall of Danu Talis?
7. What does Aten choose to do despite the consequences?
8. Where are the Flamels, Niten and Prometheus and how is the Lotan conquered?
9. What does Tsagaglalal tell Sophie about Josh and Sophie?
10. What does Abraham give Scathach?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Though it is not a part of The Warlock, the readers are given enough information to learn that the twins were, up until a short time ago, ordinary teenagers in modern America. Discuss the following:
1. How do you think the twins have changed from who they were before Nicolas comes into their lives?
2. Why do you think Scott chooses young, ordinary teenagers to be the heroes/heroines in the series?
3. How would the book have been different if the twins were spoiled, rich kids?
Essay Topic 2
The Warlock belongs to the fantasy genre. Discuss the following:
1. Define the literary term "genre" and give several examples of three other genres in addition to the fantasy genre.
2. Discuss two reasons why it might be useful to label a text by genre and two reasons it might be disadvantageous to label a text by genre.
3. What do you think is the difference between a fantasy and a historical novel mystery?
Essay Topic 3
Whenever reading a science fiction or fantasy novel, one must become familiar with new terminology that explains concepts or ideas that are not a part of the "real" world. In the case of The Warlock, much of the setting may seem familiar to the reader (i.e. there are woods, mountains, rivers, oceans, etc), though there are new ideas and terms to learn. Discuss the following:
1. Find five terms that are a part of the world of The Warlock that occur in the "real" world but are used differently in The Warlock.
2. Define the words as used in in The Warlock world and compare those five words as to how they are currently used in the American English language.
3. There are ways of learning about a new world or time when reading a science fiction or fantasy novel. Discuss the ways you were able to understand the world of The Warlock. Did you have to look up any words? What does it mean to learn a word through its context? Do you have to do that in The Warlock? What word(s)?
4. Were there any words you never really understood from The Warlock? Which ones?
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