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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Jack wearing when he arrives at the hanging platform?
2. What has Dappa selected for the duel with White?
3. What is inspected in case they have been made of gold and painted black?
4. What does Daniel give to Sir Isaac from within the veiled sedan chair?
5. How does Jack reward the people who have congregated in his honor?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Select two characters from the book who are accused of treason and analyze why they were accused. Do you think the characters' actions warranted the punishment (if any) that they received?
Essay Topic 2
In Daniel and Sir Isaac's time, patenting laws and intellectual property rights did not exist to protect inventors and natural philosophers. What problems do the characters run into with the threat of someone stealing their ideas, and how do they protect themselves? How do you think these disputes would be settled if they occurred today?
Essay Topic 3
Each new member of the Clubb introduces a new mission and/or skill. Compare and contrast the Clubb at its first meeting to its subsequent gatherings in the book and evaluate how effective the Clubb is as a whole with specific examples from the text.
This section contains 998 words
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