El Filibusterismo Characters
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El Filibusterismo Characters

This quiz is about a character in Jose Rizal's novel El Filibusterismo, known for his crude and confrontational manners, secretly planning a violent revolution. He represents the Filipino society seeking to overthrow oppressive rule.

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What is the primary motivation behind the character's plans for a violent revolution?

To avenge himself for his past misfortunes

What is Basilio's current occupation and field of study?

Physician and medical student

What is the reason Basilio's mother, Sisa, died in the Noli?

The text does not provide information about her death

What is the name of Basilio's sweetheart?

<p>Juli</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is Basilio's personality like?

<p>Quiet and contemplative</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the role Basilio took up in Captain Tiago's household?

<p>Servant in exchange for food and lodging</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a characteristic of Fr. Sibyla?

<p>He is rational and calm</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the significance of the schoolhouse in Noli Me Tangere?

<p>It is a symbol of empowerment and freedom</p> Signup and view all the answers

Why does the gravedigger dump Don Rafael's body in the lake?

<p>He is motivated by pity and laziness</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does Noli Me Tangere depict?

<p>The real conditions of the Filipino life under Spanish rule</p> Signup and view all the answers

Why does Ibarra not bow down to the priests?

<p>He has received an education abroad</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is Rizal's description of Noli Me Tangere to Ferdinand Blumentritt?

<p>The first impartial and bold account of the life of the Tagalogs</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was Captain Tiago's occupation?

<p>Landowner</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did Captain Tiago alleviate his depression with?

<p>Smoking opium</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was Basilio's role in Captain Tiago's household?

<p>Capista</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the cause of Captain Tiago's death?

<p>Shock from Basilio's arrest</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was Don Custodio's role in the novel?

<p>A contractor</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was Don Custodio's character portrayed as in the novel?

<p>A opportunist who married his way into high society</p> Signup and view all the answers

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