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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. Who is in love with Joss?
2. What does Raine learn of his sister Mary in an urgent letter?
3. How old is Alyx at the beginning of the novel?
4. What do Raine and Alyx do by the river after they fight?
5. How does Alyx try to make peace with the camp?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Alyx react when she finds out that Raine is aware that she is a woman?
2. What happens to Alyx when she is walking to practice one day?
3. What sort of reception does Alyx receive when she returns to the camp?
4. What does the King demand that the Montgomerys do?
5. What happens when Alyx is watching over Raine one night while he is in a feverish state?
6. What does Pagnell do to Alyx at the wedding?
7. What do Joss, Rosamund, and Alyx do while Raine battles his injuries?
8. When Alyx realizes that she has been very selfish throughout her life, what does she do?
9. What does Judith tell Alyx about the family feud after Alyx returns home from the fair?
10. Describe the protagonist of the novel.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the motif of music in the novel Velvet Song. How has music influenced Alyx's life? How does it affect her as an adult? How does Alyx's music help her in her life?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the theme of love conquers all. Why is this true of the novel Velvet Song?
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