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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. Which Native American tribe does Flashman fear the most?
2. Once aboard the steamship, what does Flashman notice about the other passengers?
3. How much are they charging for claret at the hotel in St. Louis?
4. Why won't the girls tell Susie about Flashman's infidelity?
5. How does Susie make her girls behave when traveling?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe how Flashman enjoys the frontier alone.
2. How does Susie get around selling any of her girls to prospective buyers?
3. Describe Susie's plan to get Flashman safely out of New Orleans.
4. Why does Susie decide to stay and set her business up in Santa Fe?
5. What request does Cleonie startle Flashman with?
6. Describe Flashman's first experience with the Native Americans.
7. How does Flashman persuade Wootton to let him act as if he is commanding the caravan?
8. What happens when Susie hires Grattan Nugent-Hare for security in Santa Fe?
9. Describe why Flashman is a little nervous to be going to St. Louis.
10. Why does Flashman feel momentarily sorry for Peter Omohundro?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Hypocrisy plays a role in Flashman and the Redskins. Is the author trying to show that everyone is a little hypocritical? Is Flashman a hypocrite? Support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Manifest Destiny is touched on in this novel. What is Manifest Destiny and was Flashman part of it?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the relationship between Flashman and his wife, Elspeth. Would you say that they have a strong relationship? Why or why not? Support your answer with quotes and passages from the book.
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