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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. On what day does Tengo meet with Aomame?
2. In what year was the book written?
3. Tamaru quotes which famous author?
4. Aomame spots a strange man at the _____.
5. Kumi says her name makes her sound like a(n) _____.
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
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.
Essay Topic 3
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?
This section contains 200 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)