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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Tamburlaine is known to speak in what type of language?
2. Orcanes proclaims the victory represents:
3. Who is Callapine's chief ally?
4. How many kings pull Tamburlaine's chariot?
5. Tamburlaine refers to Almeda as what?
Essay Topic 1
Many battles are fought over religion. Although religion was not a major factor in the reason for the battles, it played a part in the creation of allies and loyalty. Analyze the pacts, promises and betrayals of the kings due to religious beliefs.
Essay Topic 2
In the beginning of the play, Cosroe proclaimed that he intended to overthrow Mycetes and take over the throne as emperor. What changed the dynamic of how this was to be done? Who supported Cosroe? Who was against him? What prompted Cosroe to become allies with Tamburlaine? How did Theridimas affect Cosroe's decision? Who else might defect to Tamburlaine's camp?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the military abilities and personalities of Mycetes and Cosroe.
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