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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Richard says he has set his life upon a cast. What is the cast he is referring to?
2. According to Richard's almanac, what should the sun be doing?
3. Who goes to fetch Anne to be crowned Richard's queen?
4. Why does Richmond say that Richard's supporters support him?
5. How does Richard feel about the crowd's reaction to Buckingham's speech?
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Buckingham and Hastings. How are their concepts of loyalty different or similar to each other? How does each character's concept of loyalty lead them to their execution? Support your answer with examples from the text.
Essay Topic 2
What makes a weak or strong character? Which type of character is Lady Anne? Cite examples from the play to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
What is the relationship between the ruler and the state in this play? How does it change based on who is the ruler? Use specific examples to support your answer.
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