Lesson Plans for Secondary School Educators
Unit Seven: Tolkien's Moral Universe
1. What does Gollum call the sun?
(Answer: the Yellow Face, page 607)
2. Who said, speaking of the Ring, "I would not take this thing, if it lay by the highway"?
(Answer: Faramir, page 656)
3. The "last child of Ungoliant to trouble the unhappy world" is better known as . . . ?
(Answer: Shelob, page 707)
4. What action by Sam convinced him that Frodo "had died and laid aside the Quest"?
(Answer: When Sam took the Ring from around his master's neck, Frodo had no reaction, page 715)
5. To what creatures is the orc Gorbag referring when he speaks of Sauron's "favorites nowadays"?
(Answer: the Nazgûl, page 720)
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