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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 long does it take Raine to recover from Brian's attack on him?
2. What does Raine instruct Joss to do at the execution scene?
3. Where does Alyx send Catherine until Christmas?
4. How do the outlaws feel when Alyx leaves the camp?
5. Why does the king begin to cry while meeting with Alyx?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Alyx arrives at the monastery after a two-hour long journey?
2. What news does Alyx learn of the Montgomerys?
3. Is the end of the novel a happy ending?
4. What happens in November, and how does it affect Alyx?
5. Why does Brian Chatworth come to the outlaw's camp?
6. What does Alyx notice in the moments before her execution?
7. What misunderstandings had the king believed?
8. How do the convicts react when Alyx leaves the camp?
9. What do Raine and Gavin do when Alyx tells them about Elizabeth and Miles?
10. What sort of reception does Alyx receive when she returns to the camp?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the Montgomery-Chatworth feud. Which characters are involved in this feud? How did the feud start? Does it end by the conclusion of the novel? If so, how?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the motif of pride in the novel Velvet Song. Discuss Raine's pride and how it affects his relationships, particularly his relationship with Alyx.
Essay Topic 3
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?
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