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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. Which of the following best describes what a snow is as used in the following sentence: The Sophie is disguised as a snow with the object of creating another ruse.
2. Who takes over the prisoners and is given the possession of the prize tartan ship?
3. How long did it take for the first hit to occur?
4. What covered the Midshipmen?
5. Which of the following is the best synonym for the word tome?
Short Essay Questions
1. Despite his lack of knowledge about surgery, at what does Stephen excel?
2. What changed about the way Molly was treated throughout the novel?
3. What does Stephen warn Jack about in regards to his relationship with Molly?
4. Why was the ship down to just a quarter ration for water when they arrived in Minorca?
5. What does Jack do when the maintopgallantmast and foretosale fall and why?
6. What does Stephen see when he bends under the table to retrieve his napkin?
7. What does Stephen believe is the cause of Tom Simmons' death?
8. What do Stephen and James discuss after dinner and why does Stephen find it pleasurable?
9. What does Stephen tell Jack he must do in order to recover from the disease he got from Molly?
10. Why does Admiral Keith tell Jack that he will probably never rise to pos-captain?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
This novel is often described as one of the greatest buddy teams in novels. Do you agree with this description? Why or why not? Why do you think it is referred to in this way?
Essay Topic 2
Evaluate the statement that Jack is a character with some ignorance and prejudice, but also has a willingness to grow. Support your evaluation with information from the text. Would anyone reading the text agree with your supposition?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the antics of Stephen and the French Doctor Ramis. Do you believe this was an important relationship in the novel? Why or why not?
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