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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What country does Baily think owns Balliol College?
2. Who does Flashman demand the Americans hand him over to?
3. What does Flashman threaten to do to Randolph does not stop complaining?
4. Why does John say he does not mind the way Flashman looks at his wife?
5. Where does Flashman swim to at the beginning of Chapter 10?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Flashman find a job in Chapter 10?
2. Why does Cassy associate freedom with Britain?
3. How does Flashman deal with Omohundro?
4. How does Flashman's situation differ from Randolph's?
5. What does Flashman think about Annie's refusal to socialize with him after sex?
6. How does Lincoln ease Flashman's worries in Chapter 13?
7. What is John's relationship with his wife, Annie?
8. How do John and his men decide to deal with Flashman?
9. How does Cassy kill Tom and George?
10. What are the charges against Spring?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the values of the 1850s.
1. In what ways are the characters a product of their time?
2. How does the book express the changes America was going through at the time?
3. Does modern society share any values with 1850s Russia?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the book's dialogue. How does the author's dialogue contribute to the following areas:
Essay Topic 3
Examine sex in the book.
1. How do the characters in the book view sex?
2. How did 1850s American and British society view sex?
3. How did the public react to the book's sex when it was first published? How would the public react to a similar book today?
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