Makra Choria Topics for Discussion

Ardath Mayhar
This Study Guide consists of approximately 15 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Makra Choria.
This section contains 325 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Makra Choria Short Guide

1. Theora and Ellida claim that Theora has been given inadequate training and Choria has received knowledge she cannot legally possess. Is there any truth in their accusations? Was Theora interested in extensive training? Would greater knowledge have improved her character? Was Orinath right in passing on to Choria the Gift of the Makraitis?

How did he ensure that she would not use her power unnecessarily?

2. Why does Choria give up her superhuman powers? Her decision is inconvenient, but is it wise? Why or why not?

3. Orinath and Choria agree that Theora is not totally evil, and Choria suggests that others' suspicion and dislike may explain her sister's cruel disposition. Overall, the effects of heredity and environment may not be completely explained by the story, but in the case of Theora, what do you think are the most important elements in forming her personality?

4. Do you find Theora's...

(read more)

This section contains 325 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Makra Choria Short Guide
Copyrights
Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Makra Choria from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook