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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. Why does the king begin to cry while meeting with Alyx?
2. Why does Roger's brother want to fight him?
3. What does Elizabeth do to Pagnell when he kisses her?
4. Who does Roger Chatworth tell Alyx he is when they first meet?
5. Who does Alyx meet at a rich lord's wedding?
Short Essay Questions
1. What sort of reception does Alyx receive when she returns to the camp?
2. What does Alyx discover after leaving the camp, and what is her reaction this news?
3. Who pulls Alyx out of the crowd at the fair and why does he do this?
4. What does Alyx notice in the moments before her execution?
5. How do the convicts react when Alyx leaves the camp?
6. When Alyx realizes that she has been very selfish throughout her life, what does she do?
7. Why does Raine feel betrayed by Alyx at the fair?
8. What misunderstandings had the king believed?
9. Why does Roger Chatworth visit the camp?
10. Is the end of the novel a happy ending?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Discuss the male lead of the novel, Raine Montgomery. What are his defining character traits? Describe his relationships with the other characters in the novel. What struggles or obstacles does he face throughout the narrative?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the relationship between Alyx and Raine. What challenges and struggles do they face? How do they meet? Do they get along well? If not, what is causing conflict between them? What are some of the ups and downs they experience? Does their relationship end on a happy note at the end of the novel?
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