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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 are Aislinn and Denny doing?
2. What are the faeries talking about when Aislinn walks by them on her way to Seth's house?
3. Who does Aislinn think she may have to confront?
4. What does Gram notice when Aislinn comes home?
5. What does Aislinn pretend after she slips up?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Beira treat Donia and what does Beira tell Donia to do?
2. What is the faery king's dilemma as shown in the Prologue?
3. How does Aislinn change her approach to Keenan?
4. Who is the "new" student and how does Aislinn meet him and respond to him?
5. What reward and punishment does Beira threaten Donia with if she is either successful or fails?
6. What question does Donia have after her conversation with Aislinn?
7. What does Keenan tell his mother he will do and how does she react?
8. Who is Beira and what has she done to Keenan?
9. Explain the circumstances under which Agatha dies.
10. How does Aislinn lie to her grandmother?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the following:
1. What is a plot? What are the most important elements of a plot and their definition? Do all novels have a plot? Why or why not?
2. Write a brief synopsis of the plot of "Wicked Lovely", identifying where the various elements of the plot occur (exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, resolution or denouement). Do you find it difficult to identify the plot? Why or why not? What about the various elements of the plot?
3. Identify the major sub-plots and their elements in "Wicked Lovely". (The subplots may not contain every element of a major plot). Do the sub-plots add to the main plot? Why or why not. Are the sub-plots interesting in and of themselves? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Often, authors will write about "what they know," and sometimes knowing a little about the author makes the books more interesting. Discuss the following:
1. Research and give a brief biographical sketch of Melissa Marr.
2. What in Marr's background may have helped him in writing "Wicked Lovely"? What may have influenced the way he depicts various characters and scenes?
3. Do you think there is always some of the author's own life in his/her novels? Why or why not? Give examples.
Essay Topic 3
Many readers of fiction place themselves in the position of one character, wondering if they would do the same thing as that character. Discuss the following:
1. Do you think one of the values of literature is to serve as a reflection of oneself? Why or why not?
2. Socrates said "Know thyself." How can reading a book such as "Wicked Lovely" help a reader to know him/herself? Do you find yourself reflecting on your own character and abilities when reading "Wicked Lovely"? Why or why not.
3. Choose one specific incident in "Wicked Lovely" to discuss and compare one of the characters' response to how you think you would respond.
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