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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who had Saruman been mistaken for while he was secretly visiting the Shire?
2. Who does Gandalf think could help kill Smaug?
3. How does Isildur die?
4. What does Isildur do when he returns home from the great war?
5. Who is it that rides Shadowfax and takes messages from the king to Grimbold and Elfhelm
Essay Topic 1
When Nienor is found by Turin and the other men of Brethil, Turin and Nienor develop a quick bond. If Turin had changed his name and tried to forget his mother and sister would he have realized that Nienor was his sister? Would hearing Turin's name have been enough to spark some remembrance?
Essay Topic 2
Saruman has a jealousy of Gandalf that eventually grows into a deep hate. Explain why Saruman continues to mimic Gandalf's actions although Saruman dislikes him so much. Why does Saruman suspect Gandalf of traitorous actions?
Essay Topic 3
The black blade that Turin uses will be the one that kills him. What is the significance of the blade being black? Why does the blade speak to Turin before he falls on it mentioning the two that Turin unjustly killed?
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