Hornblower and the Even Chance
1. What is Hornblower's first name?
2. How old is Hornblower when he first enters the Navy?
3. What is the name of the first ship Hornblower is assigned duty to in the Navy?
4. What is the name of the captain of the first ship Hornblower is assigned duty to in the Navy?
5. How old is Simpson at the beginning of the book?
6. What is strange about Hornblower's age when he first enters the Navy?
(a) He is older than usual.
(b) He seems wise beyond his years.
(c) He is small for his age.
(d) He is younger than usual.
7. Why is Simpson in such a black mood when Hornblower joins the Navy?
(a) He hates British men.
(b) He knows Hornblower is better than him.
(c) He failed his lieutenant's test.
(d) Hornblower's father killed Simpson's father.
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