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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which word reminds Aomame of Ayumi?
2. How many officers were killed in the gunfight?
3. Which is not a topic focused on by Tengo?
4. What part of the girl's body has been destroyed?
5. Fuka-Eri has been missing for _____ days.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Aomame wonders if "1Q84" is a parallel world or other dimension. Examine the concept of parallel worlds. Choose at least three examples in literature that reference this topic. Compare and contrast the ideas to "1Q84".
Essay Topic 2
Write a complete character description of Tamaru. Include the character's physical, emotional, mental and spiritual state at various times in the book. Include Tamaru's personal and professional information as well as the character's role in the story. What makes Tamaru a compelling character? How could the character be improved?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the concept of 1Q84. What is it? Why did Aomame develop the name? What does it mean? What does the "Q" stand for? What year does it replace? How is 1Q84 different from the ordinary year? What causes Aomame to develop this concept? Is the concept valid? How does one arrive in 1Q84? How does one leave? Explain.
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