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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. The chorus asks the audience to imagine passing through the "foul womb of __________."
2. When Henry comes upon the scene of the murdered boys guarding the luggage, he says he has not been angry since . . .
3. What does Henry say he and his army will do after they bury their dead and perform some post-battle religious rituals?
4. Fluellen tells Pistol that if he owes him anything, he will pay him in __________.
5. Who does Bourbon say will "take order now"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Henry tell Montjoy will be the result of dead English soldiers being buried in France?
2. Summarize the message from the French king that Montjoy gives to Henry.
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. Describe the poignant scene that Exeter witnessed on the battlefield.
6. What is Henry's response when Katherine asks how she could possibly love the enemy of France?
7. Describe the exchange between Pistol and the French soldier that the boy is called upon to serve as interpreter.
8. What does Bourbon declare must be done rather than live with the shame of losing to the English?
9. What is Henry's reasoning for wanting to go forward with Bardolph's execution?
10. Explain what Henry tells Fluellen to do when he gives him Williams' glove.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss agricultural metaphors in the play, especially as they pertain to Henry's transformation from wild prince to respected king.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the role of the chorus. What is the chorus' purpose? Be sure to provide some examples of how the chorus is used in the play.
Essay Topic 3
Several characters in the play are sentenced to die for committing various crimes, yet there is no mention of any criminal trials. So, how are matters of criminal justice handled in the world of Henry the Fifth?
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