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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the illness plaguing Zenocrate?
2. Who stands by Tamburlaine's side at this time?
3. Tamburlaine prepares to go into battle with which king?
4. What does Zenocrate ask for shortly before she dies?
5. What item does Olympia claim has magical powers?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the personalities of Amyras, Celebini, and Calyphas. Which would be the most effective as Tamburlaine's successor? Explain.
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
Olympia is desperate to die after her husband and child are killed. What caused the delay in Olympia's death? Why was Olympia kept by Theridimas instead of being sent to Tamburlaine as originally planned? What trick does Olympia perform on Theridimas? What is the result?
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