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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 Fluellen say regarding the killing of the boys who had been guarding the luggage?
2. Why does Fluellen say he is still wearing a leek in his cap?
3. What is the constable's chief lament as the French nobles prepare for battle?
4. What does Pistol say has happened to Doll (Nell) that suggests she may have been unfaithful to him?
5. Who sends Montjoy to the English camp to request that Henry surrender and give himself over for ransom?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Gower tell Pistol after Fluellen beats him and forces him to eat the leek?
2. Summarize the comments the boy makes after Pistol leaves with the French soldier to collect the ransom.
3. Explain why Henry's post-war stay in England is cut short.
4. What are some of the outrageous claims the Dauphin makes about his horse?
5. What is Grandpre's attitude toward the English camp?
6. What does Bourbon declare must be done rather than live with the shame of losing to the English?
7. Describe England's celebratory mood as Henry and his army return home from France.
8. Why do the French soldiers feel so ashamed during the battle?
9. Describe the exchange between Pistol and the French soldier that the boy is called upon to serve as interpreter.
10. Compare the demeanor of the English troops to that of the French troops before the battle of Agincourt.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the importance of patriotism and duty as represented in the play. How did the people of Shakespeare's day seem to view these concepts? How does their attitudes toward these concepts compare to modern-day beliefs about them?
Essay Topic 2
Compare King Henry and the English royal court to the king of France and the French royal court. Some issues to consider are leadership, relationships, communications skills, ethics, and personality.
Essay Topic 3
After receiving an insulting gift from the Dauphin, King Henry seems very quick to go to war with France. The people of England strongly support their king and are willing to fight and die for him. Compare the response of the people of England in Henry's time to the way people respond to wars today.
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