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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How might Redival have influenced the Priest's desire to sacrifice Psyche?
(a) She insisted the Priest sacrifice Psyche.
(b) She taught Psyche to worship Ungit.
(c) She told tales about Psyche at the house of Ungit.
(d) She introduced Psyche to the Priest at the house of Ungit.
2. Why does the palace fade before Orual's eyes?
(a) She calls out for Psyche to leave the palace.
(b) She is afraid of the vision, so it disappears.
(c) She calls out for Bardia, and the vision disappears
(d) She begins to doubt she sees it, and it disappears.
3. When the Fox grows ill, what happens to Orual?
(a) She begins to rule the kingdom in place of her ill father.
(b) She takes his place as King's advisor.
(c) She becomes the healer to the citizens of Glome.
(d) She nurses him back to health and catches the fever.
4. What has changed about the King since he beat Orual in chapter 5?
(a) He is more cruel than before.
(b) He is more determined to punish the Priest.
(c) He has left the kingdom.
(d) He is gentler and ashamed.
5. Which of the following is a reason why the narrator does not fear the gods will punish her for writing her book?
(a) She is old and has already suffered terrors and plagues.
(b) The Greeks' wise men will know whether her complaint is right or wrong.
(c) She is writing the book in Greek, which the gods will not understand.
(d) She has no loved ones left whom the gods can hurt.
Short Answer Questions
1. Psyche serves Orual:
2. Psyche's appearance at the beginning of the chapter suggests
3. Orual believes the Fox is wrong about the gods because . . .
4. Istra's Greek name is
5. When does Orual first understand that she is ugly?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does the Fox suggest that Orual needs a dose of hellebore too?
2. Describe the Fox's personality.
3. What does Orual mean by "And my struggle began," after they pass out of sight of the mountain?
4. What kind of relationship does Orual have with her father?
5. The Fox has taught Orual and Psyche to believe what about the people they will encounter daily?
6. Orual calls the love she feels for Psyche "deeper than theirs who seek only the happiness of their beloved." What does this imply about Orual's former thoughts on leaving Psyche to her happiness?
7. What does Psyche's helping Orual across the stream represent?
8. Describe Orual's childhood.
9. What happens to Orual when she hears that Psyche is to be sacrificed?
10. Why does Psyche's mention of "He" anger Orual?
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