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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 Abbess do as a result of the delivery to the nunnery?
2. What does Ithamore tell Pilia-Borza and Bellamira?
3. How does the messenger reply to Calymath's reply to the invitation?
4. What is a bashaw?
5. What two sins does Barabas admit to the friars?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
After helping the Turks conquer Malta, Barabas doesn't really want the governorship they have given him. Write an essay supporting three different reasons why Barabas feels this way.
Essay Topic 2
Ferenze demands half the money of all the Jews and their conversion to Catholicism. Explain the reasons Ferneze made this demand of the Jews in particular and the reasons the Jews comply.
Essay Topic 3
In Act 2, Scene 3, Barabas is manipulating the lives of Mathias, Lodowick, and Abigail for his own reasons. Explain his motivations considering the three characters and how Barabas's desired outcomes resolve his conflict.
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