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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. Where does Alyx volunteer while staying with Judith?
2. Why does Alyx berate Raine in Chapter 20?
3. Where does Raine tell Alyx to go?
4. What does the king request of Alyx in return for granting her favor?
5. Who is Joan?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who pulls Alyx out of the crowd at the fair and why does he do this?
2. What sort of reception does Alyx receive when she returns to the camp?
3. Is the end of the novel a happy ending?
4. What happens in November, and how does it affect Alyx?
5. Why does the king agree to pardon Raine?
6. What do Raine and Alyx do together at the fair?
7. Why does Raine feel betrayed by Alyx at the fair?
8. What happens during the fight between Roger and Raine?
9. What does Gavin and Judith ask Alyx to do to bring Raine back home for good?
10. What do Raine and Gavin do when Alyx tells them about Elizabeth and Miles?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the setting of the novel Velvet Song. Where and when is the novel set? How does this affect the narrative? What role does the setting play in the novel? How much does the time period influence the events and actions that take place in the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the theme of love conquers all. Why is this true of the novel Velvet Song?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the protagonist of the novel Velvet Song. What are Alyx's defining character traits? What struggles or obstacles does she face throughout the narrative? What do her main storylines deal with?
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