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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What nickname does Aomame give to the strange man?
2. What does Tamaru take from Ushikawa's wallet?
3. What is the woman's first name?
4. Aomame decides that she is the ____.
5. What song plays on the radio while Tengo is on hold?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 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 Dowager has a past that involves abuse. Explain the Dowager's past. How did it affect the older woman? Explain the purpose and function of Willow House and how it relates to the Dowager's past experiences. Also explain how Aomame is attached to the Dowager and/or Willow House.
This section contains 240 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)