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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Gulliver feel about the way the king views Gulliver's country?
(a) He doesn't care.
(b) He is confused.
(c) He is insulted.
(d) He is happy.
2. When it is found that Gulliver and the king cannot understand each other, Gulliver is taken where and given food?
(a) the guest quarters
(b) the dungeons
(c) the dining hall
(d) the king's rooms
3. The last room of the academy is one for what?
4. Gulliver wonders how this king had come to think of _________________ if he did not have any enemies.
(a) an army
(b) royal guards
(c) booby traps aroung the castle
5. Gulliver is questioned by guards there and he lies and tells them that he is what, so he can get into Japan?
Short Answer Questions
1. Gulliver is dismayed to see that even if they were alive again, many of these people would be what?
2. When Gulliver tells the king about the treasury of England, what is the king's reaction?
3. Gulliver says that instead of learning about art and history these people learn about what?
4. Gulliver leaves the governor and returns when?
5. An eagle picks up Gulliver's box while he is where with the royals?
Short Essay Questions
1. What other figures does Gulliver call back from the dead, in Part 3, Chapter 8 and why? What else does he learn from them?
2. What lesson does Swift try to teach about life and death, in Part 3, Chapter 10?
3. What point does Swift seem to be making in Part 2, Chapter 6 and how does he use the king to make it?
4. Much of Part 3, Chapter 6, talks about Gulliver's encounter with a doctor who is full of ideas. One idea is that in order to cure the woes of the government, the people in the government must be seen to and whenever the people are healed, the politics and government will be healed. Gulliver thinks that that is a valid idea. Do you think that it was? Why or why not? Is such an idea still applicable in today's society?
5. In Part 3, Chapter 6, Swift again makes his views of the British government known. What are those views, how does he express them and do they still apply to modern governments?
6. What are the people of Laputa like?
7. When the king asks Gulliver to tell him about England, what are some of the things that Gulliver tells him?
8. What do Gulliver's choices of people to call back from the dead say about his motivations?
9. What does Gulliver find after sailing from island to island for five days, in Part 3, Chapter 1 and what happens as a result?
10. In Part 3, Chapter 5, how is Gulliver further introduced to the ideas and beliefs of the Laputians?
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