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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Callpine predicts that Tamburlaine will soon wear what?
2. According to Tamburlaine, blood is more precious than what jewel?
3. There is an imminent battle with whose army?
4. How does Tamburlaine prove that wounds mean nothing?
5. What city does Tamburlaine plan to conquer next?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the personalities of Tamburlaine and Bajazeth.
Essay Topic 2
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 3
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?
This section contains 1,120 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)