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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What animal also lives in Sham's shed in Chapter 12?
2. In Chapter 22, who does the Earl want to have run in the race?
3. Who promises to try and get Agba out of jail?
4. Who owns Sham in Chapter 12?
5. Who calls on the police to arrest Sham?
Essay Topic 1
How does Sham and Hobgoblin's rivalry affect the development of the story? What factors or characters have influenced their rivalry, and why? What other rivalries are evident in the novel and how do they relate to the rivalry between the two stallions?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the successes of Man 'o War (Big Red) and Sham. How do these horses prove themselves? What challenges must they overcome in order to succeed? How do their trainers influence their successes?
Essay Topic 3
How does rejection affect Sham and Agba's characters? What types of rejection does each character experience and how does each character react to rejection? How do these two characters use rejection to create acceptance and success?
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