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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Tamburlaine pledges to do what to the town in which Zenocrate died?
2. How does Tamburlaine punish Calyphas?
3. With whom does Sigismund confer?
4. To whom does Almeda turn for approval?
5. The wife urges her husband to do what?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The story ends with Amyras and Celebinus mourning the death of Tamburlaine. Neither claims to have the spirit left for conquest. Describe how Tamburlaine's death affected his sons. How might Tamburlaine's legacy be carried on? Which son will be the most successful? Will Tamburlaine's sons be able to fulfill their father's prophecy?
Essay Topic 2
The Sultan of Egypt, Zenocrate's father, is threatened with death when Tamburlaine invades Damascus. What could Zenocrate do or say to protect her father and their home? How did the Sultan react when he came in contact with Tamburlaine? What will happen when he learns of Zenocrate's love for his enemy? How will Tamburlaine react when he meets Zenocrate's father? Do you believe that the Sultan would be happy to give up his kingdom for regency?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the military abilities and personalities of Mycetes and Cosroe.
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