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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Jack discuss the blockade and the military situation with in Chapter 8?
2. Which is one of the last ships to be sent home from the war in Chapter 10?
3. The Bellona returns to the bay when in Chapter 6?
4. Under whom will Jack resume patrolling at the inshore squadron in Chapter 7?
5. Who does Stephen discuss medical techniques with over wine in Chapter 8?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the death of Geoghegan in Chapter 5. What symbolism and imagery is used in this depiction? How does Geoghegan's death reflect the themes of the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the character of Jack Aubrey. How old is Jack Aubrey in The Yellow Admiral? How long has he known Stephen Maturin? How does Jack fit the definition of the protagonist of the novel?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the relationship between Sophie and Diana in the narrative. How are the Maturins and the Aubreys related? How long have Sophie and Diana known one another? How close are they?
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