* 1. Are you male or female?

* 2. Have you watched and/or read The Lord of the Rings Trilogy?

* 3. Choose three adjectives that you think accurately describe Gollum:

* 4. When you first watched or read the series, what were your initial impressions of the character Gollum, or Smeagle’s, personality?

* 5. When Gollum agreed to lead Frodo and Sam to Mordor, what do you think that said about his character?

* 6. When you first heard about Gollum’s past, what were your initial feelings toward him?

* 7. What do you think Gollum’s role in the destruction of the ring says about his character?

* 8. At the end of the series, how did you feel about Gollum in terms of whether he was evil or good at heart?