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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Orcanes' refers to Sigismund's:
2. Who reaps rewards for loyalty?
3. The wife urges her husband to do what?
4. The item is supposed to do what?
5. What happens to the ruler?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In the beginning, Zenocrate loathed Tamburlaine. What physical assaults were thrust upon Zenocrate? Why did Tamburlaine insist on Zenocrate's imprisonment? When did Zenocrate's feelings begin to change? How was Zenocrate able to forgive Tamburlaine after he destroyed Damascus? What was the Sultan's view of the relationship?
Essay Topic 2
Do you think Cosroe's treatment of Mycetes in Part 1, Act 1, Scene 1 was intentional to make Mycetes look bad in front of the court? How long do you think Cosroe had been planning to stage a coup? What might Mycetes's reaction have been when he learned of the betrayal? Who might have been against Cosroe's plan? How might Cosroe's actions affect the battle against Tamburlaine?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the personalities of Amyras, Celebini, and Calyphas. Which would be the most effective as Tamburlaine's successor? Explain.
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