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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. Whose funeral does Flash attend at the beginning of chapter eight?
2. Where does the message tell Flash to go to?
3. Where do Jeenden and Flash go for sex?
4. Who does Flashman speak to at the beginning of chapter seven?
5. What is Flash trying to pose as when he dresses in his best clothes?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Flashman grateful the court is moving to Amritsar?
2. Who are the two people Flash meets in the house?
3. What are the traditions of a suttee funeral?
4. What does Broadfoot tell Flash about the gold in this section?
5. How does Jeendan persuade the Khalsa that Lal Singh is the best man to lead them?
6. What does Flash talk to Lal Singh about?
7. What does Flash say about Punjab in this section?
8. What does Flashman learn about Jassa in this section?
9. What does Broadfoot say will be Flash's real task in Lahore?
10. How does Flash avoid the swordsmen in this section?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Flashman react to the following people's deaths?
1. Captain Sale.
2. George Broadfoot.
3. Jawaheer Singh
What does his reaction say about his character?
Essay Topic 2
Examine the author's writing style. How would you describe the author's prose style? What kind of vocabulary does he use? What meaning does the author's style give to the story?
Essay Topic 3
How does Flashman's reputation for bravery get him into trouble? What would happen to Flashman if he showed his more cowardly traits to his superiors?
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