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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Falstaff say was stolen from him in the tavern?
2. How does Douglas feel about Hotspur?
3. At the beginning of Act 3, Scene 3 Falstaff is worried about what?
4. Who does Vernon think is a good chance for the country?
5. Who picked Falstaff's pockets?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sacrifice was a theme that was very prevalent in this book. Who were the characters most affected by this theme, and how did they allow sacrifice to change their lives?
Essay Topic 2
Falstaff presents a strong criticism to the commonly held idea that honor is always good. Falstaff has little respect for honor, rather he will always choose life over being right. What quotes of Falstaff define this radical view of honor being simply a word? What are his actions in battle? Is he simply a comic buffoon or is there something more honest about his seeing that men are used as canon fodder?
Essay Topic 3
Many different characters in this book were persuaded to do things that they would not have done of their own accord? What are some of these instances, and how did persuasion affect the course of the plot?
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