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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 does Flashman picture Lakshmibai sitting on?
2. Who doubts Nana will keep his promise?
3. What signals Ignatieff's arrival?
4. What kind of weapon does Iderim hand Flashman at the end of chapter seven?
5. Where does Flashman hide while his men fight?
Short Essay Questions
1. In what way is the situation desperate at the beginning of chapter eight?
2. How does Wheeler keep Flashman busy in chapter nine?
3. What happens when Flashman and the others flee into a temple?
4. How does Flashman shock General Rose in chapter twelve?
5. How does Flashman escape the attack in chapter nine?
6. Why does Flashman think the rebels want to surrender?
7. How does O'Toole react to Flashman's story about Jhansi?
8. Why is Kavanaugh not the ideal man for the mission in chapter ten?
9. How does Flashman react to Ilderim's death?
10. What is Flashman's new mission in chapter eleven?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How accurate is Fraser's representation of 1850s Indian culture? In what way is Fraser representation of Indian culture restricted by the fact that he tells the story from Flashman's point of view?
Essay Topic 2
Choose one of the following and examine it what expresses about mid-19th century society.
1. The Spanish gold coin.
2. Pip's insanity.
3. Mistrust of other cultures.
Essay Topic 3
What does Fraser say about inhumanity? Do you agree the Indians acted just as inhumanely as the British? In what way does the first-person narrator perspective cloud the British atrocities?
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