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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. How much are they charging for claret at the hotel in St. Louis?
2. What does Nugent-Hare reveal to Flashman?
3. What do these other caravans consist of?
4. How does Susie's business fare in the new city that she has chosen to set up shop in?
5. After meeting Omohundro, why are Flashman and Spring on the run from the law?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Flashman nervous when he realizes that Grattan Nugent-Hare served in the British Army?
2. Describe Susie's plan to get Flashman safely out of New Orleans.
3. What does Colonel Owens outfit Susie's caravan with?
4. Why was Flashman hiding these papers from Captain Spring?
5. How does Flashman say that he spent most of his time in the west?
6. Why does Flashman get a little nervous after hearing of his father-in-law's death?
7. What happens when Susie hires Grattan Nugent-Hare for security in Santa Fe?
8. How is Flashman's party lucky during the destruction of Bent's Fort?
9. How does Flashman attempt to persuade the pompous professor of his own expertise in the matter of the Native Americans?
10. Describe how Flashman betrays Cleonie.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What was ironic about Flashman's jealousy with Elspeth?
Essay Topic 2
Harry Flashman is clearly the protagonist of the novel, but would you consider him a hero or an anti-hero? Support your answer with evidence from the text.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the women in Flashman's life. Answer the question of whether or not they are strong characters. Are they good role models? Why or why not?
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