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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the sound the fighters are to listen for mean?
2. What does Ferneze tell Calymath when Calymath arrives at the feast?
3. What plan does Barabas devise in Act 5, Scene 2?
4. Why does Barabas tell the friars he wants to convert?
5. What is a bashaw?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Support three reasons why Abigail agrees to lie and enter the convent to retrieve her father's gold.
Essay Topic 2
Ferneze agrees to relinquish control of Malta to the Spanish. From Ferneze's words, actions, or direct implications in the play, how does he justify this decision?
Essay Topic 3
Why does Ferneze go to the Jews and not another source or sources to get the tribute money demanded by the Turks?
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