Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Part 1
1. The story begins with the captain coming aboard his new ship. Explain how the captain is feeling at the beginning of the story and how the author paints that picture.
2. Who are the main officers on board? How is the reader introduced to these characters? How are they described?
3. What important differences are there between the captain and his crew? Why are they important?
4. How is the reader introduced to the Sephora? Is there any indication of the importance of the ship in...
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