Introduction : Short answers of drama The Tempest includes the questions and short answers.
What services does Ariel perform for Prospero?
Ariel is an airy spirit or spirit of the sea. He does every task from Prospero willingly, quickly and with enthusiasm. And he reports any activity he observes.
Who dethrones Prospero and why?
Antonio the younger brother of Prospero. With help of Alonso, who is the friend of Antonio and king of Naples dethrone him. Because, his brother is jealous, greedy and power thirsty.
What is the reaction of Prospero when he notices Ferdinand in love with Marinda?
When Prospero notices Ferdinand in love with Marinda. He speaks to himself and says “The real Duke of Milan and his far finer daughter could beat you in a heartbeat, if it were the right time”. And for examining his love for Marinda. He forced Ferdinand to do the hard work of logs stack.
How was Caliban be gotten?
Caliban is son of the witch Sycorax. And his mother has died. When Prospero came Caliban is the only creature on the island. Prospero enslaves him.
How does Prospero escape the murder attempt hatched by Caliban?
Prospero escape the murder attempt hatched by Caliban. Because, Ariel reported the plot to Prospero.
Who is Ceres?
Ceres is Prospero’s spirit like Ariel. And Ceres represents the goddess of the fields and the earth. Ceres with Juno both bless the Marinda and Ferdinand.
Who saves Prospero from being killed by Caliban?
Caliban recruits the Stephano and Trinculo to overthrow Prospero. But, Ariel listens his plot and reports to Prospero.
What arduous labour was Ferdinand forced to do to win Marinda’s hand?
Prospero forced the Ferdinand to do the arduous labour of stacking the logs to win Marinda’s hand. Actually, he is examining the true love of Ferdinand for Marinda.