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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Aomame believes that ___ is the baby's father?
2. Ushikawa is unnerved by photos of ____.
3. How many times a day does Aomame watch the news?
4. The NHK collector is most likely ____.
5. What song plays on the radio while Tengo is on hold?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
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
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?
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