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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Tengo?
2. Which animal is discovered on Aomame's balcony?
3. Which word reminds Aomame of Ayumi?
4. The Professor believes that Tengo is ____.
5. The dowager tells Aomame not to cheat herself out of ____.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write a biography of author Haruki Murakami. What are the author's common themes? Do the characters appear in any other works? What is the man's professional history?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss "Air Chrysalis". What is it? How did Fuka-Eri come up with the concept? How do Tengo and Komatsu become involved? Is it pure fiction? When do parts of the story begin to come true? What is the main plot of the story? What occurrences may have happened because of the story? What events might have been prevented by its publication?
Essay Topic 3
The Witnesses want Aomame to return so that they can hear the voices again. What do they mean? Whose voices does Aomame hear? Are they real voices or are they the manifestation of some type of mental illness? What do the voices say? Explain.
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