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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. Which gruesome metaphor does Exeter use to describe the death of one of the English nobility who died at Agincourt?
(a) Larding the plain.
(b) Something is rotten in the state of France.
(c) Food for worms.
(d) Fertilizing a future vineyard.
2. Which of the following tool do the armorers use to close the rivets on the knights' armor?
3. When Henry comes upon the scene of the murdered boys guarding the luggage, he says he has not been angry since . . .
(a) The Dauphin sent him tennis balls.
(b) The battle of Harfleur.
(c) Montjoy came to propose that he ransom himself.
(d) He has come to France.
4. Why does Katherine think Henry will mock her?
(a) She is not very attractive.
(b) As payback for the way her brother treated him.
(c) She is young and naive.
(d) She cannot speak English.
5. Henry, who is in disguise, tells Williams and Bates that "Every subject's duty is the king's, but every subject's _________ is his own."
Short Answer Questions
1. Henry had seen this duke fall in battle several times and covered in blood so he asks Exeter whether he might still be alive:
2. What does Pistol plan to do for a living now that he no longer has Nell to support him?
3. What does the chorus, somewhat embarrassed, say will have to represent the battle on the stage?
4. What does Pistol say has happened to Doll (Nell) that suggests she may have been unfaithful to him?
5. According to the boy, who is left to guard the luggage after Pistol leaves?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain what Henry tells Fluellen to do when he gives him Williams' glove.
2. Summarize the comments the boy makes after Pistol leaves with the French soldier to collect the ransom.
3. What is the basis of the quarrel between Henry, who is in disguise, and Williams?
4. Describe England's celebratory mood as Henry and his army return home from France.
5. What does the constable mean when he tells the other soldiers, "straight to horse"?
6. Describe what Henry is doing in the English camp the night before the battle of Agincourt.
7. What does Gower tell Pistol after Fluellen beats him and forces him to eat the leek?
8. Describe the death toll of the battle of Agincourt. For example, were the losses lopsided or did both sides suffer fairly equally? How are the dead accounted for in terms of class and social status?
9. What is the significance of Saint Crispin's day?
10. What is Henry's reasoning for wanting to go forward with Bardolph's execution?
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