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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
The pursuit of happiness is a common theme found in this book. What parts of the plot embody this theme, and how does that pursuit affect the characters involved?
Essay Topic 2
Friendship is a central theme of this book. What are the main friendships, and how do their inclusion in this book affect the outcome of the plot?
Essay Topic 3
There are many characters in this book who are manipulated and persuaded to do things they do not want to do. What are some of these instances, and how are these characters affected by the manipulation?
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