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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What two sins does Barabas admit to the friars?
2. Who do the Turks appoint as governor?
3. What does Ithamore say when Ferneze confronts him?
4. What does the bashaw demand?
5. Why does Barabas tell the friars he wants to convert?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Abigail abhors her father's murders but does not immediately betray him. Speculate three reasons why she remains silent. Support your reasons with logical thinking that is compatible with Abigail's character.
Essay Topic 2
As a slave, Ithamore, has been used throughout the play. Document each event of how Ithamore's life has been manipulated. Choose two of those events and explain the motivations and outcomes of those events. How did the events affect Ithamore and those other characters involved?
Essay Topic 3
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.
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