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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. To whom does Almeda turn for approval?
2. Sigismund is wounded and is left to the whims of:
3. Tamburlaine encourages his sons to do what?
4. What happens to the ruler?
5. Callpine predicts that Tamburlaine will soon wear what?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the military abilities and personalities of Mycetes and Cosroe.
Essay Topic 2
A common theme in the play is deception. What made it so easy for soldiers and regents to switch sides before battle? Are there any cases in which the traitors were justified? If so, who was the traitor? What was the justification? How were traitors dealt with in the play? What type of punishment would you have used?
Essay Topic 3
Callapine approaches Almeda with a plan for escape. What prompted Callapine to approach Almeda? Can Almeda be trusted? If so, how can you tell? What is Callapine's plan? How can Callapine be sure it will work? What would happen if the plan failed? What is Almeda's reward for helping Callapine? What were the possible consequences?
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