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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. How does Raine react when Alyx tries to touch his hair?
2. Despite the stability of his sword wound, what happens to Raine?
3. What do the camp members do when Alyx tries to make peace with them?
4. What does Alyx watch while Raine bathes?
5. What is the name of the woman who Joss fell in love with after nursing her?
Short Essay Questions
1. What news from Raine's family does he receive?
2. What do Joss, Rosamund, and Alyx do while Raine battles his injuries?
3. What happens when Alyx and Raine go riding in the forest?
4. Where does Alyx go after fleeing from Pagnell and his men who broke into her house?
5. What does Alyx insist that she has not done, and how does Raine react?
6. What does Pagnell do after Alyx gets away from him and his men on horseback?
7. How does Alyx help Raine while at the camp?
8. Why is Alyx worried about leaving the camp with Raine?
9. Who do Joss and Alyx say goodbye to before leaving the camp?
10. What does Raine admit to Joss when he awakes from his feverish state? What does Joss admit to Raine?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the Montgomery-Chatworth feud. Which characters are involved in this feud? How did the feud start? Does it end by the conclusion of the novel? If so, how?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the motif of misunderstandings in the novel Velvet Song. What misunderstandings take place throughout the narrative? What causes these misunderstandings? What problems do these cause, particularly between Alyx and Raine? How do these misunderstandings get cleared up?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Alyx's character growth. How does her character at the beginning of the novel compare to her character at the end of the novel? How and why is she able to grow?
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