|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the name of Aomame's first real friend?
2. How many children did the dowager have?
3. "Math is like ____."
4. Which insects announce the arrival of summer?
5. The insane people were wandering around which city?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the relationship between Tengo and Fuka-Eri. Who takes the relationship to heart? What does it mean to each person? What is the basis of the relationship? Is it permanent or transitory? How will the relationship affect each person?
Essay Topic 2
Write a complete character description of Tengo. Include the character's physical, emotional, mental and spiritual state at various times in the book. Include Tengo's personal and professional information as well as the character's role in the story. What makes Tengo a compelling character? How could the character be improved?
Essay Topic 3
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?
This section contains 207 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)