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Flashcards in the last of the mohicans Deck (36):
1

time period

late 1750's
french and indian war

2

movie is set where

forest frontier of Western New York

3

movie was filmed where

mountains in north Carolina

4

French army is attacking fort

William Henry

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fort william henry is under control of colonel

Munro

6

Munro's daughters

Cora- older
Alice- Younger

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cora and alice are escorted to fort william henry by major

duncan heyward

8

cora, alice, and major heyward are guided by

Magua

9

who is the last mohican

Uncas

10

the last chief of the mohican tribe

Chingachgook

11

adopted son of Chingachgook

nathaniel poe
"hawkeye"

12

Major Heyward is in love with

Cora

13

magua is a warrior of the

Huron tribe

14

an ambush is led on Major heyward and Munro's daughters that leads to

the mohicans killing the rest of the enemy warriors whiile magua escape

15

cora begins to form a bond with _____ as they trek on to fort william henry

hawkeye

16

the fort is under_____ when the party arrives there

siege

17

before for william henry falls, hawkeye and cora share a

kiss

18

magua and the hurons are allies of the

french

19

magua has a hatred for

colonel munro

20

what did colonel munro do to magua's family

murdered his family

21

magua and the hurons ambush the british while they are marching to _____- and kills _____

Albany
colonel munro

22

who escapes the second ambush

the mohicans, cora, alice, and heyward

23

after the second ambush, magua captures

major heyward, alice ,and cora

24

magua captures the major and the women to present them to a chief, ____, in hopes of gaining recognition as a _____

sachem
war leader

25

what does the sachem rule

heyward be returned
cora burned alive
alice given to magua

26

who is serving as a translator between hawkeye and the sachem

heyward

27

what does hawkeye ask heyward to say

have himself burned instead of cora

28

what does heyward say to the sachem

that he will burn instead of cora

29

hawkeye shoots _____ in the ____ as he is burning in flames

heyward
head

30

uncas is killed by ____ and thrown ____

magua
down the mountain

31

what does alice do

steps off the cliff instead of going to magua

32

who kills magua

chingachgook

33

chingachgook prays to ______ in honor of ______ who is the ______

the great spirit
uncas
the last of the mohicans

34

who was critical of the novel, why?

mark twain
very descriptive

35

what could the novel had also been called

broken twigs

36

who wrote the novel

james fenimore cooper

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