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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 old is Alyx at the beginning of the novel?
2. When Raine enters the tent again, what does he vow to do to Joss?
3. How does Alyx feel about the first task Raine assigns her?
4. What happens to the man who attacks Raine?
5. What does Anne beg Raine to do?
Short Essay Questions
1. What lies does Alyx tell Raine to make the adulterous situation more believable?
2. Who do Joss and Alyx say goodbye to before leaving the camp?
3. How has Alyx gained enemies at the camp?
4. What happens while Alyx is at the river working on her first task?
5. How does Alyx react when she finds out that Raine is aware that she is a woman?
6. What does Alyx do to Joss while sitting around the fire, and why does she do this?
7. Why does Alyx get into a disagreement with Blanche?
8. How does Raine react when he finds Joss and Alyx in bed together?
9. What happens when Alyx is watching over Raine one night while he is in a feverish state?
10. What does Alyx insist that she has not done, and how does Raine react?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the genre of the novel Velvet Song. What are the elements found in historical romantic fiction? Which of these elements can be found in the novel Velvet Song?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the secondary characters in the novel Velvet Song. Which characters are considered the secondary characters? What are their storylines? Are they important to the novel? If so, why? How do they relate to the main characters?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss conflict in the novel Velvet Song. Which characters are involved in conflicts? How do these conflicts begin, and how are they resolved? How do these conflicts affect the lives of the characters?
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