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The Jew of Malta

The Jew of Malta


by Christopher Marlowe

The Jew of Malta: Poisoned Porridge: It's What's For Dinner True or False

1. The other Jews compare Barabas's situation whose? -> Job
2. How does Calymath react when Ferneze begs for an extension on the tribute money? -> He offers Ferneze more time because he believes in leniency
3. How does Jacomo die? -> He's executed by the Maltese courts.
4. Why does Abigail only confide in Bernadine about Barabas's crimes? -> Because he's bound by church law not to repeat what she says.
5. Why does Ithamore blackmail Barabas? -> to buy his freedom