Write a short response to an element of the novel.
Choose one of the following topics and write an essay of at least 200 words.
Where does the crisis that changes Aronnax’s evaluation of Captain Nemo occur? Describe the event(s) that led up to it.
How did Captain Nemo change through the course of the novel?
Take an example of a static character, Conseil, and explain why you think he did not change.
You have been taking notes on characters in the novel. Write a short essay sketching the character of Captain Nemo and one other character. Hint: Discuss Captain Nemo’s physical attributes, outlook on life, education, manners, and so on. Then compare Captain Nemo and the other character you choose.