Mr. Midshipman Hornblower Test | Mid-Book Test - Medium

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 131 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Mr. Midshipman Hornblower Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is strange about Hornblower's age when he first enters the Navy?
(a) He is small for his age.
(b) He is older than usual.
(c) He seems wise beyond his years.
(d) He is younger than usual.

2. What is the general feeling aboard the first ship Hornblower has duty on in the Navy?
(a) Discontent.
(b) Cheer.
(c) Anger.
(d) Duty.

3. What are the ships carrying loads of contraband goods called?
(a) Trade embargos.
(b) Merchant vessels.
(c) Prize ships.
(d) Risk Inherent vessels.

4. What does Hornblower do when he suspects the hull of the captured ship was breached?
(a) Measures the gait in the water.
(b) Checks for holes.
(c) Sounds the well.
(d) Asks the crew of the ship.

5. Which of the following is NOT seen by a sailor in the maintop just before the battle with a strange French ship begins?
(a) Oldroyd.
(b) God.
(c) Bracegirdle.
(d) A spy.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Hornblower spend his time doing while on board the ship that finds him after losing the Marie Galant?

2. Which of the following is NOT a man assigned to Hornblower's crew to take the captured ship to shore?

3. What does Hornblower do when he sees the Indefatigable coming towards the ship that picked him up after losing the Marie Galant?

4. Where is the damage done to the captured ship that Hornblower is in charge of?

5. What happens to the first captured ship Hornblower is given command over when he and the crew abandon the ship?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Hornblower order the crew to do when he knows the ship is lost?

2. What does Hornblower do when he sees the Indefatigable coming towards the Pique?

3. What does Hornblower threaten to do to any man that stands in the way of his sailing after losing the Marie Galant?

4. Why does Simpson take such a strong disliking towards Hornblower?

5. What does Keene suggest Hornblower to do after his duel with Simpson?

6. How does Hornblower save Finch's life during the battle with the ship with the strange French sails?

7. What does Captain Pellew say to Hornblower when he hears of his experience with the Marie Galant?

8. What is the duty of the Indefatigable out at sea?

9. What is the plan that Captain Pellew concocts to attack the Papillon?

10. What does Hornblower realize as he and his crew are sailing away aboard the Papillon?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 801 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Mr. Midshipman Hornblower Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Mr. Midshipman Hornblower from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook