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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. Where does Flashman later sell the chain?
2. What kind of medal does Campbell give Kavanaugh?
3. What does Rose want to use to trap Lakshmibai?
4. What does Flashman picture Lakshmibai sitting on?
5. Who does Flashman say the British do not like to engage in war with?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Flashman think about Lakshmibai in chapter eleven?
2. How does O'Toole react to Flashman's story about Jhansi?
3. How does Wheeler keep Flashman busy in chapter nine?
4. What is Flashman's new mission in chapter eleven?
5. What happens when Flashman and the others flee into a temple?
6. How does Flashman react to East when he comes to apologize?
7. In what way is the situation desperate at the beginning of chapter eight?
8. Why does Rose reject the idea of using a platoon to capture Lakshmibai?
9. How does Flashman convince O'Toole that he is a British soldier?
10. Why does Flashman think the rebels want to surrender?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
How accurate and fair do the students think Fraser's representation of the Great Indian Mutiny is? How do you think an Indian writer would have represented the mutiny?
Essay Topic 3
What does Fraser say about sex? How does he use the main characters and settings to express his view? How would the British have reacted to such a book if it was released in Victorian times?
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