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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Stephen tell Jack about his financial situation in Chapter 8 over dinner?
2. What two ships are under attack from the French in Chapter 9?
3. Don Diego's father is a what?
4. Jack tells Stephen how they closed the French frigate and protected what in Chapter 8?
5. Where in the London club do the men of Aubrey's ship go to learn of the news during their absence in Chapter 10?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
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
Describe the battle stories shared by the officers and crew aboard the Bellona. What do these stories add to the tone of the narrative? What information do the stories reveal?
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