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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. What does the king request of Alyx in return for granting her favor?
2. How does Alyx feel when she has not heard from Raine for two months?
3. What does King Henry ignore?
4. Who married Bronwyn?
5. Why does the king begin to cry while meeting with Alyx?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Brian Chatworth come to the outlaw's camp?
2. What news does Alyx learn of the Montgomerys?
3. What sort of reception does Alyx receive when she returns to the camp?
4. What does Judith tell Alyx about the family feud after Alyx returns home from the fair?
5. What misunderstandings had the king believed?
6. What does the King demand that the Montgomerys do?
7. How do the convicts react when Alyx leaves the camp?
8. Is the end of the novel a happy ending?
9. What does Alyx notice in the moments before her execution?
10. Why does Raine feel betrayed by Alyx at the fair?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
Discuss the motif of revenge in the novel Velvet Song. Who seeks revenge? Why?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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