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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Geryoneo doing that has caused Belge to come to Mercilla for aid?
2. Who is the main competition for Pastorella's love?
3. What does Maleffort do to knights and ladies that he captures?
4. Why does Arthur leave Turpine alive?
5. Why is Marinell so depressed?
Essay Topic 1
Braggadochio is a very foolish and pompous character in this book. What is his real weakness? Where is it illustrated best? How does his folly change the way the plot goes?
Essay Topic 2
The laws of Chivalry were extremely important to some of the characters in this book--so much so that some were willing to die or kill in order to uphold those laws. Who were these characters willing to kill or die for the laws, and how did these laws effect these character's lives? What laws were broken, and how were they justified?
Essay Topic 3
The appearance of the Salvage Man brings up an interesting argument. Can men be truly civilized without education? Can education truly civilize even the worst of men? What are your feelings on the importance of education? Use examples from the book to support your ideas.
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