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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who calls on Hornblower back on the Clorinda?
(a) The captain of the Helmond.
(b) Spanish and Dutch officials.
2. Who engages Hooper and Hornblower in animated conversation?
(a) The French ambassador.
(b) The Portuguese ambassador.
(d) Dutch and Spanish ministers.
3. What does Hornblower's ship come about as he is cruising the coast?
(a) Abydos Found.
(b) Abydos Lost.
(c) The Bride of Abydos.
(d) A captured French vessel.
4. How does Ramsbottom appear physically?
(a) He is lying down and almost dead.
(b) He has several minor sword slash wounds but that's all.
(c) He is unharmed.
(d) He has lost an arm in combat.
5. What is the Helmond?
(a) A Dutch vessel captured by Ramsbottom.
(b) A German vessel captured by Ramsbottom.
(c) A Dutch vessel aiding Ramsbottom in a blockade.
(d) A German vessel aiding Ramsbottom in a blockade.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Hornblower learn from his wife, Barbara, about Ramsbottom?
2. Who goes into the pirate's caves with a white flag?
3. What do they have to do when the boat grounds?
4. Who is Ned Johnson?
5. What is the Helmund transporting?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Hornblower learn on his tour of the Bride of Abydos and what is his reaction?
2. Why does Hornblower write the letter and what demonstrates how little authority Johnson has over the group?
3. Where do Hornblower and Spendlove figure they are?
4. Describe Charles Ramsbottom.
5. How do Hornblower and the governor disagree and what does Hornblower do about it for the moment?
6. Describe the dinner aboard the Bride of Abydos and the new "invention" that may revolutionize shipboard fare.
7. What does Hornblower believe about Lucy Hough and Spendlove, yet what indications are there that Hornblower is incorrect in his observations?
8. About what do the men converse while dining on the Bride of Aybados?
9. What do the pirates decide to do about the delivery of the letter and how does Hornblower react?
10. What does Hornblower learn from the Dutch and Spanish ministers with whom he converses?
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