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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. About what does Nhamo tell Baba Joseph?
2. What was Nhamo's father's totem animal?
3. What does Nhamo watch a wasp kill?
4. What is destroyed when a baboon gets into Nhamo's platform?
5. Where did Nhamo's grandfather make his fortune?
Essay Topic 1
Persistence is a major attribute possessed by some of the main characters. Which characters have this trait, and how does it affect their role in the plot?
Essay Topic 2
Fear is a major motivating factor for a number of characters in this book. Which characters are most affected by this, and what are some of the different ways this fear is manifested?
Essay Topic 3
Many characters in this book are forced to sacrifice much to obtain their goals. Who are some of these characters, and how do their sacrifices affect the other characters around them? Are these sacrifices worth the reward? Why or why not?
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